NBC News has reported that Nipsey Hussle has recently been identified dead as the prey who has died after a fatal shooting which occurred outside of the rapper’s store in Los Angeles Sunday afternoon.
As earlier reported, the Victory Lap emcee was shot in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles outside of his clothing store along with two other victims.
BREAKING: Rapper Nipsey Hussle has been pronounced dead at the hospital after being shot outside his clothing company in south Los Angeles, multiple law enforcement sources familiar with the incident tell @NBCNews. https://t.co/IY2Np29zFm – @anblanx
— NBC News (@NBCNews) April 1, 2019
A picture on social media display law enforcement attempting to revive a man who appears to be wounded in the head with a towel covering his face. The victim was wearing the same outfit that Nipsey was putting on the moments before in a photo with a young fan.
earlier before the shooting, Nipsey tweeted out an eerie message writing ”
Having strong enemies is a blessing.
— THA GREAT (@NipseyHussle) March 31, 2019
Witnesses report seeing one man flee in a vehicle after the shooting.
Nipsey, born Ermias Asghedom, is survived by his longtime girlfriend Lauren London, his children, along with a multitude of fans and supporters within the hip-hop community and beyond. Our deepest sympathies.
REST IN PEACE NIPSEY! EVERYTHING YOUVE DONE FOR US WILL NOT BE FORGOTTEN AND MY DEEPEST DEEPEST CONDOLENCES AND PRAYERS GO OUT TO YOUR FAMILY AND @LaurenLondon this shit is sick
— REASON TDE (@reasonTDE) April 1, 2019
Rest In Peace to Nipsey Hussle. We lost someone special. God bless your family.
— Rob Markman 💭 (@RobMarkman) April 1, 2019
I hate u niggas wit a passion I feel such a sense of rage. I’m sick of u people killing each other. It’s pathetic i hate it. I’m shaking. I’m disgusted. You stupid muthafuckas how could you. We needed Nipsey. His child needed him. I Listened to this man to help me cope with life
— K. Michelle (@kmichelle) April 1, 2019
Rest in Power to Nipsey Hussle.
— Marc Lamont Hill (@marclamonthill) April 1, 2019