#BreakingNews The adult male that was taken to the hospital has been pronounced dead.
— Broward Sheriff (@browardsheriff) June 18, 2018
E! News reports that videos of the scene have circulated across social media:
Law enforcement confirmed to E! News that a shooting occurred in Deerfield Beach at 3:57 p.m. local time. Videos circulating on social media showed what appeared to be an unconscious man resembling XXXTentacion sitting in the driver’s seat of his vehicle.
A Louis Vuitton bag was also taken from XXXTentacion’s vehicle, according to witnesses.
The rapper released his second album in March, which debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 and included the hits “Sad!” and “Changes.” Recently, XXXTentacion was embroiled in a controversy when his music was removed from Spotify as part of a new policy. This stemmed from his 2016 arrest on various charges that includes “witness tampering and aggravated battery of a pregnant woman,” according to the New York Times.
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