Rogers, AKA Freaky Tah in the Lost Boyz, was shot and
killed by an unknown assailant early Sunday morning (March 28)
in his native Queens, according to police. There are no suspects
or motives as of yet, according to Detective Walter Burnes, a
New York City Police Department spokesperson. Freaky Tah who was
28, was approached by an unidentified black male wearing a ski
cap as he left a Sheraton Hotel in the Jamaica section of Queens
at 3:57 a.m. Sunday, according to Burnes. The man shot him once
in the back of the head.
Tah, who lived in
Jamaica, was taken to nearby Jamaica Hospital, where he was pronounced
dead at 4:20 a.m., Burnes said. The Lost Boyz had been working
on their third album for Universal Records. The album, LB for
Life, was due in June.