Information wanted in XXXTentacion's death

Carla Harmon
June 19, 2018

TMZ reported he was in the area shopping for motorcycles when a gunman approached his auto and shot him.

His real name was Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy.

The Broward County Fire Department told TMZ that X was rushed to a hospital and eyewitness claimed he had no pulse.

Information wanted in XXXTentacion's death

As the industry reacts to the Onfroy's death, social media has been flooded by mixed reactions, given the artist's history of alleged domestic violence, armed home invasion, harassment and battery.

Rapper XXXTentacion, center, attended the BET Hip Hop Awards 2017 at The Fillmore Miami Beach at the Jackie Gleason Theater on October 6, 2017 in Miami Beach, Florida.

Stephanie Martinez, a 29-year-old mother who lives in the neighbourhood, was coming back from the pool with her kids when she heard three shots.

According to emergency dispatch audio obtained by The Blast, officials believe the shooting was a possible drive-by after witnesses reported hearing several gunshots.

TMZ first reported that the "Moonlight" rapper was shopping for motorcycles in South Florida on Monday afternoon.

The sheriff's office later confirmed that the man who was taken to the hospital had been pronounced dead.

He has had numerous arrests in South Florida, beginning when he was a juvenile and he is now awaiting trial for a domestic violence incident involving his pregnant girlfriend. "I rap about what goes on in every hood in America".

The "Look at Me" rapper, who'd recently been freed from house arrest to tour in support of his Billboard-topping sophomore disc ? His debut album, 17, peaked at No. 2 on the same chart last September.

The music-streaming service Spotify announced in May it was removing XXXTentacion's music from its curated and algorithmically generated playlists.

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