TMZ is reporting that 20-year-old rapper Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, better known by his stage name XXXTentacion, has been shot today in his native South Florida.
Per the dispatch audio, the incident was a possible drive-by, with multiple shots fired, while XXX was shopping for motorcycles. The alleged shooters are said to have escaped the scene in a Dodge Journey, Chevrolet Tahoe, and Jeep Grand Cherokee.
For now, the young rapper’s condition is relatively unknown, as he has been rushed to the hospital as a “Level 1” trauma patient, described as comatose. According to an eye witness, he appeared “lifeless with no pulse.”
Be sure to check back with us for more on the story as we’ll be updating when additional information surfaces.
XXXTentacion has remained at the center of controversy in recent months and beyond, dating back to the brutal assault against his pregnant then-girlfriend.
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