Rapper Huey, best known for the 2007 hit song “Pop, Lock & Drop It,” was fatally shot during a late-night shooting outside St. Louis, police said Friday (June 26).
The 31-year-old, born Lawrence Franks Jr., was reportedly shot at a home in the city of Kinloch, Missouri. He was pronounced dead at a hospital late last night.
A second man (age 21) was also wounded in the shooting, but is expected to survive.
The sergeant said that as many as 10 “other individuals were present in and around the crime scene during” the shooting. However, as of time reported, no arrests have been made.