Detroit rapper Dex Osama was shot and killed in his hometown early Monday morning (Sept.7).
According to reports, he was involved in a shooting at the Crazy Horse strip club around 2:00 a.m. The 26-year old was reportedly shot in the chest during a fight over a woman. Two other people, who have not been identified, were also wounded.
“The argument was moved outside, at which point a suspect drew his weapon, shooting the victim who fled,” said Detroit Police Sgt. Michael Woody. “He ultimately collapsed at a nearby gas station. He was conveyed to hospital where he was dead on arrival.”
Osama was a rising talent from Detroit who had been signed by Meek Mill. He was apart of the rap crew, the Choppa Boyz.
News of his death spread quickly, leading to rappers taking to Instagram and Twitter to mourn his loss. Take a look at some of the posts below.
Damn RIP YOUNGIN….. Had a lot of talks with you about getting out them streets and chasing ya dreams! I really believed in you and seen you putting on for Detroit! RIP @dex_osama ?? for all my fellow young kings coming up tryna make it out, take ya time and think about where you want ya life to go! MAY GOD BLESS HIS SOUL! Never let them streets shatter ya dreams!!!
He had the whole package. As Soon as heard a small snippet of his music I knew he was IT and wanted to hear/see more! Just Different, u know! I know a star when I see one! I figured the world needed to hear u! If I knew the other day was gonna be our last time talking I would've said way more! You were gonna GO, off of your first mixtape! Trust me! Lol they couldn't take it! ??? Rest up #ChoppaBoy