Update: We reported earlier that Nipsey Hussle was shot multiple times outside of his store in Los Angeles. He was pronounced dead upon arrival at a hospital.
Rapper Nipsey Hussle was reportedly shot outside of his store, the Marathon Clothing Company in Hyde Park.
TMZ reports Nipsey Hussle was shot six times outside of his store Sunday afternoon in the Hyde Park section of Los Angeles. Before the shooting, Nipsey left a prophetic message on Twitter:
“Having strong enemies is a blessing.”
Authorities say Nipsey’s condition is currently unknown and witnesses reported that they heard multiple shots fired.
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This was the last photo of Nipsey before he was shot in the head as reported by Twitter user @trellsdaughter:
— GB (@gb2times) March 31, 2019
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TMZ added that the gunman fled the scene after he shot Nipsey and two other people on his team multiple times. We send our prayers to his partner Lauren London and his family during this difficult time.