Lil Snupe Dead: Meek Mill Signee Dies At 18 (REPORT)

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Rapper Lil Snupe is dead at age 18, multiple sources are reporting, after being shot earlier this week.

Website AllHipHop was the first to break the news Thursday morning, writing: "Now, I am hearing that he has been found dead. I don’t have a lot of details, but I heard he was shot by some haters. But, the young spitter is no longer here and slowing the the RIPs are rolling in."

A manager for the emerging talent, who had recently signed with Meek Mill's Dream Chasers label, announced the news via his Twitter page. "The call I got this morning is un real RIP 2 my Lil nigga lilsnupe," manager Leem7st wrote on June 20, while also sharing a photo of him with the young MC.

Friends DJ Smallz and Louie V Gutta also appeared to confirm the news of the young rapper's passing, sharing their condolences on Twitter, writing "RIP" and "I aint gone lie i cant stop crying! I Can't Believe My Youngin Gone!"

Meek Mill has yet to issue a statement. No further details of the Louisiana native's whereabouts or the alleged homicide have been released.

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