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20-Year-Old rapper Pop Smoke killed in Hollywood Hills home

20-Year-Old rapper Pop Smoke killed in Hollywood Hills home
all right good morning I'll give you my name I'm Captain Steve Lori ste ve Lu RIE the commanding officer of LAPD

Hollywood

area I apologize this information is very preliminary at this point as we're just getting started in this investigation I can tell you that at 4:55 this morning multiple LAPD

Hollywood

units responded to a call at 2:03 3 hercules drive in the

Hollywood

Hills

the radio call was called in by someone from back east and stated a friend of theirs

home

was being broken into by multiple suspects and that one of them was armed with a handgun when officers arrived they're approximately six minutes later they discovered a victim inside the house had been shot they called the fire department who arrived and transported that victim to cedars-sinai hospital where he was pronounced dead some hours later I'm not sure of the time he was pronouncing officers detained several people were inside the house however all of those folks were released it was widely reported that someone at the scene was arrested that is not true no one was arrested at the scene it has also been widely reported that the victim is a music star of some import we have not confirmed the identity of the victim yet so we are not stating that operations West Bureau of homicide is investigating this there at scene now and they'll have more details as the day goes on and again I apologize but that's all we have at this point