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XXXTentacion’s management team has issued a formal statement.

Following the death of Florida rapper XXXTentacion, a statement was issued in regards to the unfortunate death of the 20-year-old.

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Jahseh Onfroy, known worldwide as XXXTentacion, tragically passed away from a gunshot wound in Deerfield, Florida. It is with great sadness that the news is confirmed in this official statement by his team manager Solomon Sobande, EMPIRE, Bob Celestin, Esz. And AKW PR.
In deference to his family, friends, and loved ones and in light of further investigation, we ask that their privacy be respected at this time.
XXXTentacion touched the lives of millions around the globe and will forever reside in the hearts of countless fans who listened to his music, attended his concerts, and felt the glow of his uncontainable, undeniable, and unique spirit.
News about memorial services to be issued forthcoming.”

 

A $3,000 reward has been offered to anyone who has tips that may lead to an arrest of suspects in the murder.

 

Written by Christopher Schweitzer
Beasley Media Group Inc.