XXXTentacion reportedly shot in Miami


TMZ is reporting that controversial rapper XXXTentacion was shot in Miami, and a witness on the scene told them that he "appeared lifeless with no pulse".

The Piper High School drop-out had been shopping for motorcycles when a 'gunman driving a black Dodge Journey ran up to his vehicle and shot him'.

It isn't clear whether XXXTentacion has been declared dead or if he's still alive, but an updated report from TMZ states that he was rushed to the hospital as a "Level 1" trauma patient and was described as "comatose".

An eyewitness to the shooting tells TMZ that the rapper had "no pulse" after being shot, but Variety has been unable to confirm that report, and his condition remains unknown at this time. "BSO Fire rescue [confirmed]".

"BSO is now working an incident regarding a shooting at 3671 N. Dixie Hwy., Deerfield Beach", the Broward County Sheriff's Office said.

Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, born January 23, 1998, was an American rapper, singer, and songwriter, who was born and raised in Plantation, Florida.

Just minutes before the shooting, the rapper stated via Instagram that he was planning a charity event in Florida. He was facing more than a dozen felony charges, and prosecutors accused him of witness tampering.

Despite his legal troubles, XXX has found success in the entertainment industry with his last album debuting at #1.



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