One person killed, multiple shot during procession for Nipsey Hussle


FILE – This March 29, 2018 file photo shows rapper Nipsey Hussle at an NBA basketball game between the Golden State Warriors and the Milwaukee Bucks in Oakland, Calif. Following a “Celebration of Life” at the same 21,000-seat arena where pop superstar Michael Jackson was memorialized 10 years ago, Hussle’s body on Thursday, April 11, […]

One person is dead and several were injured in a shooting during the procession for the late rapper Nipsey Hussle, who was publicly laid to rest in Los Angeles Thursday. 

Police Chief Michel Moore said via Twitter Thursday night that four people were shot in total and one person was killed.

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The shooting occurred in the area of 103rd Street and Main Street. 

The police chief said suspects in a grey Hyundai fired toward the four victims. 

Police have not released any further information on the suspects or whether the department has made any arrests. 

Chief Michel Moore@LAPDChiefMoore

In the midst of this procession we have a multi-4 Shooting at 103 St and Main St.

Victims are 3 Male Blacks and 1 Female Black – ages from 30-50 years old. Tragically one is deceased.

Suspects in gray Hyundai fired on the victims.

We must stop this senseless violence.


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Hussle was honored at a memorial at the Staples Center in Los Angeles earlier in the day where 21,000 people gathered to mourn the beloved artist. 

Related: Police identify suspect in killing of rapper Nipsey Hussle

Following the memorial, fans took part in a 25-mile procession through the streets of South Los Angeles. 

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