An aspiring rapper who glided by the stage identify of Pop Smoke was killed throughout a house invasion early Wednesday, in accordance with a brand new report.
The rapper, 20, reportedly was at his Hollywood Hills, Calif. house round 4:30 a.m. when two males whose faces had been coated with masks broke in and fired off a number of gunshots, legislation enforcement sources informed TMZ.
The rapper was shot through the invasion earlier than the boys fled on foot, stated the outlet.
TMZ reported Pop Smoke was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Middle, the place he was pronounced useless.
Police are nonetheless trying to find suspects and it’s unclear if the younger rapper knew the perpetrators. In line with the gossip web site, one man whose identify has not been launched was arrested and freed after authorities discovered he had no hyperlink to the crimes.
In line with the younger performer’s verified Instagram account, the rapper was gearing up for his “Meet The Woo Tour” starting in March. The rapper posted about a number of of his exhibits already being bought out only one week previous to his demise.
Pop Smoke lately launched an album titled “Meet The Woo 2” and has collaborated with Travis Scott. Nicki Minaj additionally did a remix of his track “Welcome to the Get together” months after its preliminary launch.