American rapper, Pop Smoke killed in his home
On February 19, 2020, American rapper, Pop Smoke was murdered in his Hollywood Hills home.
According to TMZ, the rapper, born Bashar Barakah Jackson was shot dead by two men in his home.
The event appears to be a home robbery gone terribly wrong.
According to law enforcement, Pop Smoke was at home when the robbers fired multiple shots into his home, hitting and critically wounding Pop Smoke around 4:30 am.
He was rushed to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in West Hollywood where he was pronounced dead – he was just 20 years old.
At this time, it is unclear if Pop Smoke had prior knowledge of the assailants.