Rapper Nipsey Hussle Is Fatally Shot in Los Angeles, Officials Say The rapper Nipsey Hussle was fatally shot outside his clothing store in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Los Angeles on Sunday, the authorities said. Nipsey Hussle, born Ermias Asghedom, was shot multiple times, according to The Los Angeles Times.
Last Sunday, Hussle the Rapper died after a shooting near a his owned clothing store in Los Angeles.
Two additional men were injured around 3:20 p.m., in shooting.
Shooting occurred in Crenshaw Boulevard & Slauson Avenue.
At approximately 3:20 pm there was a shooting reported in the area of Slauson Ave and Crenshaw Blvd. 3 victims were transported to a local hospital where one was pronounced deceased. We have no suspect info at this time and will provide more details as they become available.
Three victims were sent to a hospital in which one of them was dead while other two were stable.
Last message of the rapper on Twitter;
“Having strong enemies is a blessing”
Having strong enemies is a blessing.
Hussle, 33, founded record label All Money In, in 2010 where he debuted with release of “The Marathon”, fifth official mix-tape of the rapper. His “Crenshaw” release in 2013 sold a thousand cassettes with price $100/each.
Hussle performed across US in 2014 in his Crenshaw Tour.
He teamed with successful artists up including Drake, Kendrick Lamar, Young Thug, Ty Dolla Sign & Meek Mill.
Last year, Hussle launch his first Marathon Clothing smart store located at 3420 W. Slauson Ave. in Los Angeles in addition to owning Marathon Agency, All Money In No Money Out Records, Proud 2 Pay & SC Commercial Ventures.
Hussle was member of Rolling Sixty Crips which was founded in mid-1970s in Los Angeles.
The two leaders of the Detroit branch of the Rollin 60s Crips street gang were sentenced this morning for their roles in gang-related murders, shootings, and drug distribution. Jerome Hamilton and Darriyon Mills’s sentences follow their guilty pleas to RICO conspiracy and firearm charges and are the result of the collaborative efforts of law enforcement and the community to reduce homicide and other violent crime under the Detroit One program, announced U.S.
Member of BOS’ of Los Angeles County, Mark Ridley-Thomas said his district mourned loss of Hussle.
“Ermias Asghedom, known to us as the hip-hop artist Nipsey Hussle, was a father, businessman, entertainer, and inspiration to many. Our communities have lost too many young men and bright futures to the scourge of gun violence. For healing to occur, even from this terrible incident, justice must be sought through legal means, and community peace must be found”
Ermias Asghedom, known as artist #NipseyHussle, was a father, businessman, entertainer, and inspiration. We mourn his tragic passing and send our deepest condolences. @NipseyHussle @THR @Variety @Deadline @LAMag @AfAmVoterREP @CAAMinLA @LACountyArts https://t.co/v2h4XSCkC1
Hussle had been scheduled to meet LAPD Chief Michael Moore & LA Police Commissioner Steve Soboroff on Monday to discuss methods to stop gang violence.
We (@LAPDChiefMoore and I ) were meeting , at the request of @NipseyHussle with him and @rocnation tomorrow at 4pm to talk about ways he could help stop gang violence and help us help kids. I’m so very sad https://t.co/rcGtvw9c6L
Here are some tributes of Celebrities;
This doesn’t make any sense! My spirit is shaken by this! Dear God may His spirit Rest In Peace and May You grant divine comfort to all his loved ones! ??? I’m so sorry this happened to you @nipseyhussle
You were about something..positive and for your community in every chance you had to speak..and because of that You inspired millions..millions who will uphold your legacy forever. rest amongst the stars. ?? https://t.co/7gZ795wcQT
Sad, mad and disappointed about my guy @NipseyHussle