Update: According to KNOE 8, cops say that Snupe was shot in Winnfield, Louisiana. Cops are not ready to reveal the suspect.
Meek Mill signed a rapper, Lil Snupe, from Louisiana right after he heard his demo months ago. Meek was signed him to his imprint, Dream Chasers and had high hopes for Snupe. Unfortunately, news of his death broke this morning (6/20). Snupe was in his late teens.
The news was announced on Twitter from Snupe's manager and Young Turk the morning of June 20. His manager, Leem tweeted this:
The call I got this morning is un real RIP 2 my Lil n*** @lilsnupe
Turk also tweeted the disappointing news...
F***D UP!!!!! JUST TALKED TO LIL HOMIE #THUGGNPEACE @LILSNUPE
Here's a clip of Meek talking to MTV News with Lil Snupe...