West Coast rapper Nipsey Hussle has reportedly been shot multiple times. New reports claim the attack happened Sunday in Los Angeles’ Hyde Park area.
Reports claim Hussle was shot outside of his Marathon Clothing Company store.
Multiple sources tell us the rapper was gunned down Sunday in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles, south of the Crenshaw area. We’re told he was at his clothing company called the Marathon Store. He opened the place back in 2017. His condition is unknown at this point. Eyewitnesses in the area say they heard multiple shots fired. (TMZ)
Shortly after the shooting, Nipsey was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
BREAKING: Rapper Nipsey Hussle has been pronounced dead at the hospital after being shot outside his clothing company in south Los Angeles, multiple law enforcement sources familiar with the incident tell @NBCNews. https://t.co/IY2Np29zFm – @anblanx
— NBC News (@NBCNews) April 1, 2019
Additional reports claim at least three people suffered injuries with one dying from the shooting.
4:32 PM PT — Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … 3 people were shot at Nipsey’s store, and one of those people just died at the hospital. It’s unclear if that person is Nipsey. We’re being told that one man fled in a vehicle after the shooting. (TMZ)
Additional reports claim the other two unnamed victims are in stable condition.
A spokesperson for the Los Angeles Police Department tells ET that a shooting occurred and three men were shot outside Marathon Clothing. One individual was taken to a local hospital where he died. The other two victims are in stable condition at the hospital. However, the spokesperson could not confirm the identities of the victims. (ET Online)
Hours prior to the attack, Nipsey hit up social media with an enemy reference.
Having strong enemies is a blessing.
— THA GREAT (@NipseyHussle) March 31, 2019