Tragedy struck on Monday in Miami after a gunman opened fire on 20-year-old XXXTentacion.
According to TMZ, the “SAD” rapper was reportedly shopping for motorcycles at the time of the incident. Just as he attempted to leave the dealer, a man ran up to X’s car and shot him. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
Witnesses say the incident appeared to be fatal, but future details remain unclear. Footage in the aftermath of the incident shows the rapper in the driver’s seat of his car, seemingly unconscious.
Update blogged by- @alyse.mone
4:35 PM EST — The Broward Co. Fire Dept. says XXX has been rushed to a hospital. Witnesses say they heard multiple shots fired. His condition is unknown at this point.
4:48 PM EST — 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.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
4:57 PM EST — Additional dispatch audio has revealed XXX was transported as a “Level 1” trauma patient … dispatchers described him as comatose.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
5:14 PM EST — Witnesses told cops a Louis Vuitton bag was taken from XXX’s vehicle. ⠀
5:40 PM EST- Broward Co. Sheriff’s Dept. says XXXTentacion has been pronounced dead.⠀⠀
XXXTentacion has been pronounced dead at the age of 20. Sending our prayers to #Xxxtentacion’s family!