Nipsey Hussle – 6 People Stabbed, Multiple People Trampled In Stampede At Rapper’s Memorial [VIDEO]

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Nipsey Hussle – 6 People Stabbed, Multiple People Trampled In Stampede At Rapper’s Memorial [VIDEO]

Monday evening, a crowd of hundreds of people attended a memorial for slain rapper Nipsey Hussle in South Los Angeles in front of his Marathon Clothing store. The event ended abruptly after the peaceful vigil turned chaotic near the intersection of Crenshaw Boulevard and Slauson Avenue when people began scattering across the packed parking lot.

Fans attended to pay their respects, bringing candles, flowers, posters honoring the 33-year-old rapper. According to reports, at some point, a stabbing occurred. At least six people were stabbed and multiple people were trampled in the stampede, according to Los Angeles police.

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A crowd of hundreds of people who amassed in front of The Marathon Clothing in South Los Angeles to pay their respects to slain rapper #NipseyHussle stampeded from the scene after a possible stabbing, police say. The peaceful vigil turned chaotic Monday night near the intersection of Crenshaw Boulevard and Slauson Avenue when people began scattering across the packed parking lot. Mourners had gathered since the Grammy-nominated rapper was shot and killed Sunday afternoon. Sky9 was over the scene as fans brought candles, flowers, posters and items of clothing to pay their respects to the 33-year-old rapper around 8 p.m. Monday. At some point, a stabbing occurred. At least six people were stabbed and multiple people were trampled in the stampede, according to Los Angeles police. ??????

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Several people in the crowd become rowdy as police attempted to block off the area, throwing candles and other items at officers, according to reports.

A large police presence responded to the scene, shutting down the intersection as fire responders attended to victims.

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As previously reported, Nipsey died of gunshot wounds to the head and torso, the L.A. County Coroner’s Office confirmed on Monday. The coroner’s office performed the autopsy on Monday afternoon, and confirmed that the manner of death was a homicide. The city of Los Angeles is diligently seeking justice for Nipsey. The beloved LA native was tragically shot in front of his clothing store, Sunday afternoon.

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Authored by: Kellie Williams