It is with sad regret that we share the news of Nipsey Hussle’s untimely passing.
Multiple news sources have confirmed that the Grammy-nominated rapper has died after a shooting near a clothing store he’s affiliated with in Los Angeles - his hometown. The LA Police Department also confirmed that two other people were injured during the shooting that occurred around 3:20PM. According to police reports, Hussle was shot multiple times in the parking log at Marathon Clothing on West Slauson Avenue in South LA. Paramedics were able to rush him to the hospital, but he was pronounced dead upon arrival.
This story is still developing and no other information has been made available. Hussle, who’s real name is Ermis Ashgedom, recently Tweeted, “Having strong enemies is a blessing.”
We send our condolences to his family and close loved ones.
Rest in paradise, king.