November 26, 2022
Half Ounce, LA Rapper, Was Fatally Shot

Half Ounce, LA Rapper, Was Fatally Shot

The Los Angeles rapper Half Ounce was killed in a taking pictures on the road.

At roughly 11:30 p.m. native time on Monday, the Los Angeles Police Division’s Olympic division acquired a number of radio calls reporting photographs fired and a person screaming close to the 700 block of South New Hampshire Avenue, in keeping with a information launch printed on Tuesday.

A person was discovered shot useless in entrance of an condominium complicated when police arrived. The Los Angeles Fireplace Division paramedics pronounced the individual over on the spot.

The suspect fled in what police assume to be a darkish SUV, and so they have not been capable of meet up with him but. He was a black man in darkish apparel, as reported.

PEOPLE has discovered that Latauriisha O’Brien, 32, higher identified by her stage as Half Ounce, was fatally shot. Sources within the Los Angeles Police Division informed Fox 11 that O’Brien was shot whereas strolling with a companion.

O’Brien and his pal have been shot at by somebody within the passenger seat of a close-by SUV, prompting them to flee in haste. The authorities have launched an investigation to determine the pal.

In keeping with the police, when the SUV drove up, O’Brien was on the cellphone along with his spouse, anticipating the couple’s fourth youngster. In keeping with Fox 11, she heard him being shot and rushed to the positioning.

O’Brien has a daughter who’s eight years outdated and two youngsters who’re 9 months and two years outdated. His cousins informed NBC4 that he’s anticipating his fourth youngster in March of 2023.

Lieutenant John Radtke of the Los Angeles Police Division said that officers are reviewing safety and surveillance footage collected by surrounding houses to find out what drew O’Brien and his pal to the realm between seven and thirty rounds have been fired.