Memorials for the late XXXTentacion have been taking place across the country. Since his death, there have been mixed feelings spewing throughout the internet. People are mourning, celebrating, or fighting about feeling anything about the rappers untimely death. The artist had a number of charges on his back and was awaiting trial for beating his pregnant girlfriend.
XXXTentacion was shot by a gunman in Deerfield Beach, Florida on Monday. Jahseh Onfroy was 20 years old. In Florida, he was shopping for motorcycles when he was suddenly attacked by an unidentified shooter and shot while inside his car. XXXTentacion was then taken to the hospital and pronounced dead.
Last night in Los Angeles, a gathering for XXX to remember the rapper rapidly transformed into a violent riot on Melrose Ave. Around 9 PM, groups filled the roads and blocked traffic. Then within the hour, angry fans began throwing rocks, bottles, and bricks at police. Surprisingly, no arrests were made.
We hope the rest of the world can cope with this event without any violence.