Rapper Takeoff is Dead at 28, Killed in Houston

Rapper Takeoff of the Migos, born Kirsnick Khari Ball, was shot and killed in Houston early Tuesday morning.

Takeoff, 28, was reportedly shot outside on the third floor balcony of 810 Billiards & Bowling in Houston around 2 a.m.

He was with fellow music partner and family member, Quavo.

According to authorities, two other people were shot and are being treated at a local hospital.

Takeoff was pronounced dead at the scene.

A statement from the rapper’s team will reportedly be issued later today. 

This report will be updated.