UPDATE 8:21 AM EST
Reports are saying that King Louie was not the only victim to the shootings in Chi-Town, as two people have reportedly died, while 5 others were wounded.
The Chicago Tribune stated, “In the Austin neighborhood, a man was shot to death in a home in the 1000 block of North Lamon Avenue about 6:17 p.m., said Officer Thomas Sweeney, a Chicago police spokesman. The man, age 39, suffered multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead on the scene.”
The unidentified gunman also shot a man, who was with a 55-year-old woman at the time, and then fled the scene. He suffered multiple gunshot wounds before he was pronounced dead a short time later at Stroger Hospital.
So far, no one is in custody surrounding these shootings.
Rapper King Louie has reportedly been shot in the head in Chicago, as sources are coming forward to report the scary news.
A few verified sources on Twitter have come forward to say that the Chi-Town MC‘s manager has confirmed the news.
According to the Chicago Sun-Times, he was shot on 83rd and Pulaski Ave in the city around 3:30 P.M. while in a vehicle.
Genius’ Rob Markman also spoke out on the reports as well, stating that Louie is reportedly in stable condition. He is reportedly at the Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn.
The Chicago Scanner also revealed a recording of the first reports of Louie being shot, whose real name is Louis Johnson Jr.
You can listen to the recording of Louis’ shooting on the police scanner here. We will update with more details as they come in.