Rapper XXXTentacion, born Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, has reportedly been shot in South Florida.
According to TMZ, he was shopping for a motorcycle and when leaving the dealership and getting back into his car, a gunman ran up to his vehicle and shot him. “An eyewitness tells us he appeared lifeless with no pulse,” the story reads.
A tweet from the sheriff’s office indicated that the shooting occurred in Deerfield Beach.
The 20-year-old has been embroiled in controversy since dropping his 17 album in 2017 and even more so since climbing to new heights of fame since the release of ? this March. In a new profile from the Miami New Times, his ex-girlfriend details the abuse she suffered while they lived together which led to him being criminally charged with domestic battery by strangulation, false imprisonment, and aggravated battery of a pregnant woman.
The Florida born rapper is currently awaiting trial on those charges.