It’s a sad day for the rap community as the community has lost one of its most talented lyricist!
Takeoff of the popular group Migos was fatally shot during a private party at a bowling alley in downtown Houston Tuesday, a representative for the group confirmed.
Officers with the Houston Police Department and emergency officials with the Houston Fire Department responded to reports of a shooting at 810 Billiards & Bowling, located at 1201 San Jacinto, around 2:40 a.m.
Officers said when they arrived at the scene, they located a large crowd and a man with a gunshot wound to the head or neck. The man, who officers did not immediately identify, was pronounced dead at the scene, HPD said. Per Houston News.
Celebrities are sharing their condolences:
Offset lost a brother he’ll never get to fix things with.
Quavo lost his nephew.
Rap lost a good one.
All this bloodshed.
It’ll never make sense.
Rest in Peace.
Prayers to the family of the fallen.” – visecs
“A brother. A dad. A nephew. A uncle. A friend. An inspiration. The world lost a young talented man to senseless violence. Learn to fight if you walk around scared but please stop taking lives away it’s not worth it 🙏🏾 #TakeOff” – Twrecks155