CHICAGO — A Chicago-area rapper was killed in a drive-by shooting early Friday on Chicago’s South Side.
The shooting happened around 5:30 a.m. Friday in the 1600 block of W. 81st Street. Police said a 31-year-old man and 29-year-old woman were inside a vehicle when a black four-door sedan, possibly a Cadillac, approached and an unknown offender got out and opened fire.
According to police, the man was shot multiple times and was transported to Christ Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. The Cook County Medical Examiner identified the man Tristian Hamilton. Hamilton was known as FBG Cash.
The woman was shot in the left arm and upper back and was transported to Christ Hospital in serious condition.
Police said the offender got back into the sedan and fled westbound.
No one is in custody at this time. Area Two detectives are investigating.