Rapper Drakeo the Ruler has reportedly passed away. TMZ reports that the rapper was stabbed in the neck at Los Angeles’ Once Upon a Time Festival. The incident is said to have taken place backstage around 8:30 PM, with law enforcement sources have confirmed that Drakeo was the one who was hit when a fight broke out.
“There has been an incident at the Once Upon A Time in LA festival at the Banc of California,” the Los Angeles Police Department wrote on Twitter. “The festival has concluded early. LAPD will be in the area assisting California Highway Patrol] w/ the investigation.”
Media update: There has been an incident at the Once Upon A Time in LA festival at the Banc of California. The festival has concluded early. LAPD will be in the area assisting CHP w/ the investigation. Media staging is on the South Lawn at Bill Robertson south of Exposition.
— LAPD PIO (@LAPDPIO) December 19, 2021
Drakeo was 28-years-old. May he rest peacefully.