The family of Pop Smoke, an American musician that was shot dead by some unknown gunmen in his home in Hollywood Hills have released an official statement on his death. The 20-year-old rapper was shot dead on Wednesday, 19 of February at about 4:30 am in his home.
His family has issued a statement to thank everyone for sympathizing with them during their moment of sorrow. In the statement which was released on Friday, his family thanked all his fans and friends for the massive support and love they showed after they got the shocking death news of the artist.
In their statement which reads thus;
“The family of Bashar ‘Pop Smoke’ Jackson would like to express our sincere gratitude to everyone for your support.
Every prayer, call, and act of kindness is deeply appreciated as we mourn the loss of our son, brother and friend. Brooklyn knew him as Bashar, He was educated and nurtured in Brooklyn and his rise to fame all developed from the place he proudly represented. Within the last year, his extraordinary gifts were revealed to the world: introducing Pop Smoke.
“Unfortunately, there are no public details available regarding the murder of our loved one. We ask you to respect the responsible reporting during this crucial time. Thank you for respecting our family and the legacy of Bashar during this time.”
Meanwhile, the result of an autopsy test conducted showed that the 20-year-old singer died from a gun bullet to the torso. Whereas, the gunshot has been marked with different speculation. People feared that it might be a gangster related activity instead of the robbery attack that believed it to be. Reasonably, the speculation surrounding his death has opened a new chapter of investigation to affirm if it was a robbery attack that went wrong or a gangster related issue.