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BREAKING: Nipsey Hussle dead — US rapper killed in Los Angeles shooting

AMERICAN rapper Nipsey Hussle has been killed in a shooting outside his Los Angeles clothes business.

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DEAD: Nipsey Hussle was reportedly fatally shot yesterday (Pic: INSTAGRAM / NIPSEY HUSSLE )

Rapper Nipsey Hussle was killed in a shooting in Los Angeles on Sunday, according to US law enforcement. 

The 33-year-old was standing outside his clothing store, Marathon Clothing, when the incident occurred. 

Two other men are in a serious condition after the attack, while the gunman remains at large. 

Further information has yet to be released by officials. 

The dad-of-two had made a huge name for himself on the LA rap scene and was nominated at the Grammy awards earlier this year.

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DEAD: Nipsey Hussle was reportedly shot dead yesterday (Pic: INSTAGRAM / NIPSEY HUSSLE)

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PARENTS: Nipsey Hussle with his girlfriend Lauren London (Pic: INSTAGRAM / LAUREN LONDON)

He is survived by his longterm girlfriend Lauren London, and their two-year-old child. 

The rapper, whose real name is Ermias Ashgedom, had another child by a previous relationship. 

In a 2010 interview with Complex magazine, Ermias admitted that he had ties with The Crips, a notorious gang in Los Angeles. 

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RAPPER: Roc96 co-founder Kareem ‘Biggs’ Burke and Nispey Hussle attend pop-up in 2017 (Pic: GETTY)

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FAMILY: Nipsey Hussle had a child with girlfriend Lauren London (Pic: INSTAGRAM / LAUREN LONDON)

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