US rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot dead in Los Angeles (USA) at 33 on Sunday, local media reported.
“Our hearts are with the loved ones of Nipsey Hussle and all those affected by this horrible tragedy,” said today on Twitter the mayor of the city of California, Eric Garcetti, who said that Los Angeles suffers “every time a young life is lost for the nonsense violence of firearms. ”
The musician was shot at the door of his clothing store in the South Los Angeles area along with two other people who were injured.
Los Angeles police said the shooting took place at 15:20 local time (22.20 GMT), about thirty minutes after the artist posted on his Twitter account that “having strong enemies is a blessing.”