XXXTentacion — born Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy on January 23, 1998 — was an American rapper, singer, and songwriter who was shot and killed in Deerfield Beach, Florida, on Monday, June 18.
Reports indicate that Onfroy was killed in a drive-by shooting. Video from the scene shows him sitting lifeless in the driver’s seat of a BMW.
Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies responded to the scene near Sample Road and North Dixie Highway at around 4:20 p.m. EST. The suspects reportedly fled in a black Dodge Journey.
Onfroy was rushed to a local hospital after the shooting where he was pronounced dead.
XXTentacion Cause of Death: Shooting
XXXTentacion — born Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy — was killed in a shooting in Miami on Monday, June 18, 2018. He was 20-years-old.
Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, born January 23, 1998, was an American rapper, singer, and songwriter, who was born and raised in Plantation, Florida.
XXXTentacion released his debut album, “17”, on August 25, 2017. His second album, “?”, was released on March 16, 2018, and debuted at #1. He was perhaps best known for his single “Look At Me”, which was released in 2017.
Before his death, Onfroy was awaiting trial for domestic violence against his pregnant girlfriend and faced more than a dozen felony charges.