JayDaYoungan performs onstage during Pandora SXSW in Austin, Texas on Mar. 14, 2018.Vivien Killilea

The Louisiana rapper JayDaYoungan was lethally shot Wednesday in his hometown of Bogalusa, police said.

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The performer known for “23 Island” and other melodies, whose genuine title is Javorius Scott, was slaughtered in a shooting that happened without further ado sometime recently 6 p.m., Bogalusa police said.

Another individual police depicted as a near family part, Kenyatta Scott Sr., was injured but was steady, police said.

Officers reacted to the reports to a report of a shooting around 5:50 p.m. and found one casualty fundamentally harmed, which the moment casualty had been taken to a healing centre, police said.

The division afterwards distinguished JayDaYoungan as one of the shooting casualties and said he kicked the bucket from his injuries. A ask for comment from Atlantic Records, which had spoken to the rapper, was not instantly returned late Wednesday.