Late New York rapper Pop Smoke‘s friend is speaking out. The slain hip-hop artist’s longtime pal Mike Dee has come forward to address social media suggesting he’s connected to Wednesday’s murder.
Big Facts: Mike went to his Instagram page to share throwback pics of himself alongside Pop and go off on people thinking he could have anything to do with the crime.
High-Key Details: On Wednesday, Smoke’s friend allegedly edited a pic hinting at the Los Angeles mansion’s location where the murder happened.
Wait, There’s More: According to reports, a shocking Wednesday morning fatal shooting went down at Pop’s home in California.
Pop Smoke, an up and coming rapper, was shot and killed Wednesday morning in what appears to be a home invasion robbery … TMZ has learned. The rapper was at a home in the Hollywood Hills at around 4:30 AM when 2 men wearing hoodies and masks broke into a house … this according to law enforcement sources. We’re told the 2 men fired multiple shots, striking and critically wounding Pop Smoke. The men were seen fleeing on foot. (TMZ)
Before You Go: Police have attempted to nab at least one suspect.
TMZ reports that no suspects have been apprehended or identified. One man was reportedly placed in handcuffs but was released after police determined he was not involved. It’s unclear if Pop Smoke knew the shooters. (Pop Culture)