Three 6 Mafia’s Koopsta Knicca has reportedly passed away this week from a medical complication.

According to reports, group member DJ Paul announced the passing Thursday (October 8).

Paul released a statement saying, “Everyone who knew Koop knew hew was very funny and the coolest guy ever! He will be missed!!!” KK had been hospitalized since last weekend when he suffered the stroke. He was 40, the same age as Lord Infamous … the other Three 6 Mafia member who passed away in 2013. (TMZ)

Read the condolences Juicy J gave on the next page…

Three 6 Mafia’s Juicy J reacted to the passing on Twitter last night (October 8).

Prior to his passing, DJ Paul updated fans on Knicca’s condition.

Update!!! He still fighting n breathing!!! #NoRipKoop We Still Praying!!

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Paul asked for fans prayers earlier in the week.

๐Ÿ™๐Ÿพ Pray For My Brother @koopstaknicca36 In The Hospital Now!!! Serious Operation!!! #M4L

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