The highly respected Nipsey Hussle was shot and killed in Los Angeles today, right outside of his store Marathon Clothing. According to NBC News, there are two other men in serious condition after sustaining injuries during the shooting.
Nipsey Hussley’s legal name is Ermias Ashgedo and he was only 33-years-old. He was a father, and shared a child with his girlfriend Lauren London.
The suspected shooter responsible for taking Nipsey Hussle’s life has not been captured. But hours before his fatal shooting, he tweeted, “Having strong enemies is a blessing.”
Having strong enemies is a blessing.
— THA GREAT (@NipseyHussle) March 31, 2019
Nipsey Hussle’s death has hit many hard. Here are a few of the many reactions that were posted on social media:
This doesn’t make any sense! My spirit is shaken by this! Dear God may His spirit Rest In Peace and May You grant divine comfort to all his loved ones! 💔🙏🏿
I’m so sorry this happened to you @nipseyhussle pic.twitter.com/rKZ2agxm2a
— Rihanna (@rihanna) April 1, 2019
— Rickey Smiley (@RickeySmiley) April 1, 2019
Sincerest condolences to Nipsey Hussle’s children and loved ones.