UPDATE: RAPPER XXXTENTACION DEAD AT 20 AFTER SHOOTING IN SO. FLORIDA
Here’s The Latest Via TMZ …
2:40 PM PT — Broward Co. Sheriff’s Dept. says XXXTentacion has been pronounced dead.
According to the dispatch call the suspects were described as 2 black males wearing hoodies, and the shooter was wearing a red mask.
The car has been confirmed as a black Dodge Journey, with dark tint and black wheels.
Earlier we reported …
*Some super serious ish has jumped off in the rap world. On Monday, rapper XXXTentacion was shot Monday and an eyewitness told TMZ he appeared lifeless with no pulse.
The story goes that the 20-year-old rapper was shopping for motorcycles in South Florida. As he was leaving the motorcycle dealer, a gunman ran up to his vehicle and shot him.
If you’re not familiar, XXX was in his share of feuds, but no one is/was aware of any serious threats or ominous fights between him and anyone else as of late.
On the other hand, since he’s no choir boy, he’s in deep legal trouble. In fact, he’s awaiting trial for domestic violence against his pregnant girlfriend. He’s facing more than a dozen felony charges. Prosecutors accused him of witness tampering.
The rapper was on house arrest but the judge recently let him out so he could tour.
Here are the latest updates as of this posting via TMZ:
2:14 PM PT — Witnesses told cops a Louis Vuitton bag was taken from XXX’s vehicle.
1:57 PM PT — Additional dispatch audio has revealed XXX was transported as a “Level 1” trauma patient … dispatchers described him as comatose.
1:48 PM PT — According to dispatch audio — the incident was a possible drive-by — dispatchers named several possible getaway vehicles including a black Dodge Journey, Chevy Tahoe and a Jeep Grand Cherokee.
1:35 PM PT — The Broward Co. Fire Dept. tells us XXX has been rushed to a hospital. Witnesses say they heard multiple shots fired. His condition is unknown at this point.