(AllHipHop News) The murder of New York rapper Lionel “Chinx” Pickens rocked the Hip Hop world this week. The 31-year-old Queens representative was shot while in his Porsche on Queens Boulevard this past Sunday.
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According to the New York Post, police have confirmed Chinx was shot 15 times during the drive-by shooting. The member of French Montana’s Coke Boys crew was traveling with two other men in his car right before the incident. Chinx dropped off one of the men at the Braidwood subway station, and then a car headed in the opposite direction pulled up next to the driver side window of Chinx’s vehicle.
Shots rang out hitting both Chinx and remaining passenger Antar “Yemen Cheese” Alziadi. They were able to drive the car about a block further before stopping in front of a Dunkin’ Donut. Both victims were taken to a local hospital. Chinx was pronounced dead. Yemen was listed as being in critical condition.
There were reports circulating that three men have been taken into custody for the shooting. According to VladTV, the NYPD has confirmed no suspects are in custody at the moment and the investigation is still ongoing.
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