Popular American rapper Offset paid tribute to Takeoff on social media following the death of Migos member.
While the “Clout” rapper is yet to comment on Tuesday’s fatal shooting that happened at the Houston bowling alley, he changed his Instagram profile photo to one of his late nephew on Wednesday November 2, 2022
Offset, whose real name was Kirshnik Khari Ball, was seen wearing black sunglasses and smiling in the throwback photo, which he used as his Instagram DP.
The 30-year-old rapper, Offset, placed a white heart emoji in the corner of the photo to show his love for his late nephew.
Takeoff was playing a dice game at 810 Billiards & Bowling around 2:30 a.m. on Tuesday November 1, 2022 when an altercation broke out and a gun went off.
Celebrities, friends, and loved ones expressed their condolences to Takeoff’s family for the passing of their beloved brother and true hero on social media.
Takeoff and Offset formed the Migos group in 2008 with their respective uncle and cousin Quavo, who was on the scene when Takeoff was fatally shot.
Takeoff and Quavo recently released a single as Uncle & Phew amid rumors that Offset is leaving the Migos group.
Quavo is yet speak about his nephew’s sudden death, but Migos’ record label issued a statement Tuesday night.
“It is with broken hearts and deep sadness that we mourn the loss of our beloved brother,” Quality Control Music said of the “monumental loss.”
The statement concluded, “Senseless violence and a stray bullet has taken another life from this world and we are devastated.”
The Houston Police Department has asked the public for help in identifying Takeoff’s killer, who is still on the loose.
On Wednesday, TMZ posted video showing a man holding a gun near the hip-hop star, claiming that the man is a “person of interest.”