American rapper, Huey, is dead. The St.Louis hip pop star, who is well recognised for his classic single “Pop Lock & Drop It”, was shot and killed on Thursday night. He turned into 31-years-old.
The incident came about just before 11:00 p.M. In front of a home inside the 8100 block of Martin Luther King Boulevard near Mable Avenue in his hometown of Kinloch.
According to police, Huey whose actual name is Lawrence Franks arrived at a local hospital suffering by a gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead quickly after his arrival.
Police said another victim from the scene of the shooting came to the Ferguson Police Department with a gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital and treated for his injuries. He is expected to survive.
Huey who leaves behind a 13-year-old daughter became signed to Jive Records. He released his debut album Notebook Paper in 2007.