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UPDATE: Florida Rapper XXXTentacion Shot Dead

Source: YouTube

UPDATE: Broward Co. Sheriff’s Dept. says XXXTentacion has been pronounced dead.

According to a report in TMZ, witnesses told authorities that a Louis Vuitton bag was taken from XXX’s vehicle.

An additional dispatch audio reveals the rapper was transported as a “Level 1” trauma patient and he was described as comatose.

According to the audio, the incident may have been a drive-by shooting. Dispatchers named a black Dodge Journey, Chevy Tahoe and a Jeep Grand Cherokee as possible getaway vehicles

 

ORIGINAL REPORT:

Rapper XXXTentacion was reportedly shot Monday afternoon in Miami, Florida.

According to a report in TMZ, which contains a video of the incident, eyewitnesses on the scene say the 20-year-old Plantation, Florida native appeared lifeless and without a pulse.

READXXXTentacion’s Fans Are Reportedly Harassing His Ex-Girlfriend

The rapper was reportedly shopping for motorcycles in Miami and when leaving the dealer, a gunman approached his vehicle and shot him.

XXX has been awaiting trial for domestic violence against a pregnant woman. He is facing more than a dozen felony charges and was recently released from house arrest by a judge so he could tour.

Click read more to watch video from the scene of the shooting.

WARNING: Graphic content after the jump

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Ivie Ani

Ivie is a Nigerian-American, native New Yorker, and journalist covering culture. Usually on-air, on deadline, and on point. @ivieani

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