The Florida rapper was killed minutes after calling out his enemies on social media

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A Florida rapper was shot and killed in his apartment last Friday, minutes after calling out his enemies on social media.

Reports have identified the rapper as “Rollie Bands,” who was based in Tampa and had a following on social media.

Rollie Bands was a Tampa-based rapper.

Rollie Bands was a Tampa-based rapper.
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The shooting happened in the parking lot of the IQ Apartments in Tampa, Florida, around 3:30 p.m. Friday, according to the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office.

The victim was taken to a local hospital where, despite receiving life-saving measures, he died from his injuries, the sheriff’s office said.

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The sheriff’s office said the shooting did not appear to be random, as the suspect and victim may be known to each other. No one has been arrested in connection with the shooting.

Shortly before the shooting, the rapper had posted an Instagram story saying he was on his way home if they “want a smoke,” according to HipHopDX.

He was reportedly shot five minutes later.

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Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office at 813-247-8200.

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