Takeoff, who is a popular actor, was recently shot in Texas at the bowling alley, 810 Billiards & Bowling Houston. According to law enforcement information, the incident occurred at approximately 2:30 a.m.
The police revealed that two other people were shot and taken to the hospital in private vehicles. However, their current status is unknown for now.
The Houston Police Department reported that approximately 50 people were present at the time of the accident.
Takeoff was reportedly shot while playing a dice game
Text messages that have surfaced online say they are looking into what happened before the Migos rapper was attacked. According to information posted by a person named @moonlightyy___ on Twitter, Takeoff was shot during a dice game.
Also known as Kirshnik Khari Ball, he was playing a dice game with Quavo and others when the accident happened. Quavo shot some shots and his pockets were empty at one point after he jumped on a group of people.
Someone answered from the opposite side, after which a person standing with Polo shot. Both sides continued to fire bullets.
According to the screenshots, Ball was shot in the midst of all the chaos. TMZ reported that Quavo was not injured and that photos from the scene showed Quavo wearing an orange shirt and helping Ball after the shooting. Houston Police said Takeoff was not the only victim. They posted a tweet that read:
“City police are on the scene of a shooting at 1200 Polk. The victim was found dead on arrival. #hounews CC9. Note: 2 other victims were taken by private vehicles to hospital. Media partners: We will not release the identity of the deceased until his family has been notified & ID verified by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. Any four Information about the event will be posted here.”
Meanwhile, Click 2 Houston said that according to the police, one of the victims was a black man in his 20s.
In short, about Takeoff
Born on June 18, 1994, Takeoff formed a group called Migos with Quavo and Offset. Their first studio album, Yung Rich Nationwas released in 2015 and reached number 17 on the Billboard 200. It was followed by his second studio album, Culturein January 2017, which sold 44,000 copies.
Migos’ third album, Culture II, was released in January 2018 and sold approximately 38,000 copies. Ball announced his upcoming project, The Last Rocketand the album was released in November 2018 following Migos’ fourth album, Culture IIIin June 2021.
Rumors of Migos disbanding circulated last month based on reports that Quavo’s ex Saweetie slept with Offset. 25 days before Ball’s death, Quavo collaborated with Takeoff and released an album titled Just Built for Infinity Connections.