A Miami rapper recognised as Wavy Navy Pooh was shot to dying Friday evening as he was ambushed when in a motor vehicle driving in West Kendall, several law-enforcement resources inform the Herald.
The rapper, whose authentic title is Shandler Beaubien, 28, was gunned down whilst in a automobile at Southwest 152nd Road and 127th Avenue, in close proximity to Zoo Miami.
Although Miami-Dade police had not formally verified his identity, his loss of life was now abuzz on social media on Friday evening. Beaubien was suspected of getting included in a series of shootings in North Miami-Dade above the past 12 months — and police officers are currently bracing for retaliation assaults as the Martin Luther King Jr. vacation weekend unfolds, resources say.
In accordance to police, the slain driver was guiding the wheel of a Toyota Camry, stopped at the intersection when a grey four-doorway Lexus pulled on his aspect and opened fireplace, killing him. Unharmed: a 1-year-aged baby boy, a 5-12 months-outdated boy and an adult lady in the back seat.
The infant escaped hurt on his birthday, in accordance to law enforcement spokesman Alvaro Zabaleta.
Social media posts about his loss of life went viral Friday for Beaubien, who features in excess of 68,000 followers on Instagram.
Beaubien, of Brownsville, was most notable for his tune “M.I.A.M.I. (Murder is a Main Concern),” which features him waving close to a pistol, a staged murder crime scene and actual footage of Miami-Dade law enforcement officers at true-everyday living shooting scenes. It had been viewed on YouTube around 200,000 occasions.
Beaubien experienced been shot at just before. In May possibly 2020, he was wounded when driving on the 3100 block of Northwest 88th Street. Wounded in the thigh and leg, Beaubien explained to officers he fired back in self defense right after anyone in a passing motor vehicle opened fireplace at him and several other males gathered outside a property.
A car or truck riddled with bullets in the vicinity of Zoo Miami on Jan. 14, 2022. Rapper Wavy Navy Pooh was killed in the ambush.
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