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Rapper XXXTentacion shot and killed outside Florida motorcycle store

June 18, 2018  |  Posted by: Michael Falzarano
Rapper XXXTentacion shot and killed outside Florida motorcycle store

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Florida authorities say Rapper XXXTentacion was shot and killed Monday afternoon in Deerfield Beach.

The 20-year-old rapper was gunned down outside motorcycle store in Deerfield Beach, just before 4.p.m.

According to TMZ, he had been leaving a motorcycle dealership in a car when someone ran up and shot him, The website also reports that a Louis Vuitton bag was stolen from the vehicle.

Emergency responders rushed XXXTentacion to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Around 4:30 p.m., sheriff officials tweeted that cops were “currently working an incident regarding a shooting at 3671 N. Dixie Hwy., Deerfield Beach. PIO headed to the scene.

Dispatchers received a call of a shooting at 3:57 p.m. An adult male victim was transported to an area hospital.”

The slain rapper had numerous brushes with the law.

At the time of his killing, he was awaiting trial for domestic violence against a pregnant ex-girlfriend.

He was also facing witness harassment and tampering charges.

Despite the controversy, the rapper had developed a loyal following and his second album, “?,” debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 album chart in March.

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