Breaking news is coming out of South Florida. XXXTentacion reportedly was gunned down on Monday afternoon (Jun. 18) in what appears to be a targeted attack. According to TMZ, the 20-year-old was at a motorcycle dealership shopping for motorcycles in Deerfield Beach, FL. As he was leaving in an all-black Lamborghini, an unknown gunman rap up to the car and shot the Florida rapper. Shortly after the gunfire, witnesses gathered around the car and XXXTentacion reportedly had no pulse.
XXXTentacion, real name Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, has had a long history of beefs and feuds though recently that seemed to have calmed down. The controversial rapper was awaiting trial relating to a domestic violence case against his pregnant girlfriend. He was facing over a dozen felony charges, plus prosecutors accused him of witness tampering.
UPDATE: The Broward County Fire Department tells TMZ that XXX has been rushed to a local hospital, where his condition is currently unknown. Police believe the incident was a drive-by shooting, as witnesses say they heard multiple shots fired.
UPDATE #2: XXXTentacion has been pronounced dead according to the Broward Co. Sheriff’s Dept. Police are looking for two suspects seen wearing all-black, the shooter reportedly wearing a red mask. The getaway vehicle has been confirmed to be a black Dodge Journey, with dark tint and black wheels.
#BreakingNews The adult male that was taken to the hospital has been pronounced dead.
— Broward Sheriff (@browardsheriff) June 18, 2018
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