- Migos rapper Takeoff was shot dead in Houston in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
- Houston Police Department confirmed that one person was found dead at the scene.
- Two other victims have been taken to hospital.
Houston Police Department said early Tuesday that officers had responded to a shooting at 1200 Polk and a victim was found dead when they arrived. Two other victims were taken to the hospital in private vehicles to be treated.
—Houston Police (@houstonpolice) November 1, 2022
The police department said it would not be “releasing an identity of the deceased victim until his family is notified & ID verified by Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.”
However, a Houston Police Department spokesperson confirmed that Takeoff and Quavo — real names Kirshnik Ball and Quavious Marshall — were at the location at the time of the shooting.
Local news outlet Click2Houston reported that police confirmed to them that the deceased is a “Black male in his 20’s.”
Insider has reached out to representatives of Migos for comment.
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