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EntertainmentNipsey Hussle’s Murder Sparks Peaceful Vigil Among L.A. Street Gangs

20:40  06 april  2019
20:40  06 april  2019 Source:   theblast.com

Rapper Nipsey Hussle shot multiple times in South L.A.

Rapper Nipsey Hussle shot multiple times in South L.A. Rapper Nipsey Hussle was shot multiple times Sunday afternoon in South Los Angeles, law enforcement sources said. The shooting occurred in the Hyde Park neighborhood. His condition was unknown. Los Angeles police had closed off the area as the investigation continued. Hussle, born Ermias Asghedom, was from South L.A. and has talked in the past about his early life in a street gang. He is a well-known community organizer who most recently was involved in the new Destination Crenshaw arts project. He told The Times in 2018 that he managed to develop a love of music and technology. “I grew up in gang culture,” he said. “We dealt with death, with murder.

United for one day: Nipsey Hussle ' s murder sparks an extraordinary truce between rival LA gangs as members gather together to march for peace in The unity rally was unlike anything seen between Los Angeles street gangs since 1992 and organizers look to build on the vigil to build a lasting peace.

Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti and other city officials held a news conference Tuesday to discuss the search for the suspect in the shooting death of

Nipsey Hussle’s Murder Sparks Peaceful Vigil Among L.A. Street Gangs © Nipsey Hussle Getty

The murder of Nipsey Hussle has caused many leaders of the street gangs in Los Angeles to rethink how business is conducted amongst themselves, and they’ve organized a special vigil just for the the gangs to come together and mourn.

The meetup is going down Friday afternoon and will be attended by members from the various street gangs around the L.A. neighborhoods.

Over the last couple of days, many meetings have gone on between the various leaders, and they felt that a peaceful march among themselves was needed to open up lines of communication and work on peaceful co-existence.

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Even though Nipsey Hussle was not killed as the result of a gang dispute, the death has sent a clear message to the community regarding violence.

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Nipsey Hussle ' s death is prompting something extraordinary in L . A . -- a full peace treaty between several gangs , and they're demonstrating together to show their love for the slain rapper. A peace march is about to go down in Crenshaw, not far from where Nipsey was murdered

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The gangs plan on calling a truce, and believe the older veterans of the organizations understand the importance of peace in the community.

The memorial march, which will end up at Nipsey’s clothing store, and the place of his murder, is not open to the public.

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