XXXTentacion Died This Monday At The Age Of 20
He was only 20 years old. The rapper XXXTentacion died Monday in Miami, announced the local authorities, taken by the American media, including TMZ. While driving his car and leaving a dealership, he was shot.
At first, TMZ and the local police had announced that a man had been attacked and then transported to the hospital "in a coma". But since then, the death of this man has been confirmed as well as his identity. This is Jahseh Dwayne Onfroyque, the real name of the rapper, as indicated by The Broward Sheriff's.
The 20-year-old man was approached by two suspected gunmen. At least one of them opened fire on Onfroy. The two suspects fled into a dark car. The first elements of the investigation suggest that it could be an armed robbery, "confirmed the sheriff's office.The 20-year-old rapper was then taken to Broward hospital where he was declared dead.
According to TMZ, a Louis Vuitton bag was stolen from his car. The rapper was also known for his problems with justice as TMZ recalls. He was notably prosecuted by the courts for domestic violence against his wife who was pregnant. Last year, he was attacked by a gang in Los Angeles and accused the hiphop group Migos of being responsible before apologizing publicly. He had not since increased the security around him.
The last album of XXXTentacion had finished in the first place of the reference ranking Billboard. He gained fame by publishing his tracks on the SoundCloud platform. His music, very dark and muffled sounds often evoked his depression and his past criminal. He was mainly to resume his tour.