At just age 21, rising star Houdini has been shot and killed in a downtown shooting in Toronto on Wednesday (May 26).
According to reports, the rapper and two others were shot after gunfire had erupted in broad daylight outside a hotel in the city’s Entertainment District.
As officers arrived at the scene, a male victim suffering gunshot wounds was discovered, with two more victims located soon after. All three victims were rushed to hospital with gunshot wounds as Houdini passed away from his injuries shortly after.
The two other victims – a 15-year-old boy who in a critical condition and a 27-year-old female in a serious condition – remain in hospital.
As the news broke, Meek Mill and Killy were among the community taking to social media to pay tribute to the talented rapper.