Who was rapper FBG Cash?
Authorities say FBG Cash, a Chicago rapper, was killed and a lady was injured while sitting in a car on the South Side early Friday morning. The rapper’s true name is Tristian Hamilton, and he goes by the stage moniker FBG Cash.
According to a Chicago police statement, at 5:32 a.m., FBG Cash and a woman were sitting inside their car in the 1600 block of West 81st Street CDT when a “black four-door vehicle, probably a Cadillac, arrived and an unknown offender jumped out and started the fire.”
Who was attacked along with rapper FBG Cash?
A 31-year-old male was shot many times before being transferred to Christ Hospital, where he was declared dead, according to police. According to authorities, the second victim, a 29-year-old woman, was struck in the left arm and upper back and was rushed to the hospital in critical condition.
The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office named the fatally wounded guy as Tristian Hamilton, who resides in the 8100 block of South Marshfield Avenue in Chicago, in a statement to NBC News on Friday. There were no arrests made right away, and Hamilton’s booking agent was unavailable for comment on Friday. Hamilton was a member of the “Fly Boy Gang,” a group of rappers.
Carlton Weekly, better known by his stage moniker FBG Duck, was assassinated in August of 2020. According to a statement released by federal prosecutors last year, members of the O-Block street gang were targetting FBG Duck who had “publicly taken responsibility for violent attacks in Chicago and exploited social media and music to promote their criminal enterprise.”
Rapper Ayoo on rapper FBG Cash’s death
“Stop throwing out that evil vibe, we’re losing too many legends,” said rapper Ayoo Kd on his Instagram story on Friday. “We’re still Chicago at the end of the day.” “Chicago we have to do better everybody is passing away can’t believe I’m one of the last men standing in Chicago I want to thank god,” he continued on Instagram.