Minutes ago we reported that rapper XXXTentacion was shot in Miami. The drive-by shooting was witnessed by an individual who claimed the rapper appeared lifeless and without a pulse.
A Louis Vuitton bag was stolen out of XXXTentacion's vehicle before the men responsible for the shooting fled in a black Dodge Journey.
XXXTentacion Confirmed Dead
While it was reported that dispatchers had said the rapper was in a comatose state and was a level 1 trauma victim, XXXTentacion's immediate condition was unknown.
Miami Dade Sheriff's department has now confirmed that the rapper has passed away due to the trauma sustained in the attack.
XXXTentacion was awaiting trial on over a dozen felony charges related to a domestic dispute with his pregnant girlfriend. The artist was 20-years-old and leaves behind an unborn son.
#BreakingNews The adult male that was taken to the hospital has been pronounced dead.
— Broward Sheriff (@browardsheriff) June 18, 2018