UPDATE: NBC News is confirming that Hussle died at the hospital. He was 33 years old.
Hussle was nominated for his first Grammy award in 2019 for Best Rap Album. Born Ermias Ashgedom, he leaves behind a son with longtime girlfriend Lauren London and countless hours of music calling for listeners to buy up their communities, invest in themselves and more.
Chris Ramirez, LAPD Lieutenant said in a press conference, “We are handling this as a homicide investigation. We have one male, black suspect. No arrests have been made at this time. We’re asking that if anyone saw something to please notify our South Division Homicide Division. I do know our three victims were in the parking lot of the clothing store.”
ORIGINAL STORY: According to TMZ and multiple reports, Nipsey Hussle was shot outside of his Marathon clothing store in Los Angeles.
Sources say Hussle was shot six times. Three people in total were shot according to LAPD with one person confirmed dead. Two others are considered to be in stable condition.
This is a developing story.
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