Rapper PnB Rock Shot Dead in Los Angeles

As a result of a robbery attempt, rapper PnB Rock was shot today in Los Angeles.

The LA Times reported that he died after being transported to the hospital.

There is currently an explicit and graphic video circulating online purporting to show Rock, whose real name is Rakim Allen, lying on the floor.

Allen was dining with his girlfriend at Roscoe's House of Chicken & Waffles in Inglewood when the incident occurred. Around 1:23 pm, law enforcement responded to a shooting that resulted in life-threatening injuries.