Hip-Hop fans are mourning the reported death of female rapper Lotta Cash Desto, a rising Memphis artist who worked with Lil Uzi Vert.
According to Fox3 Now, Lotta Cash Desto was reportedly shot and killed early Saturday (September 24) near 5500 Richmond Ave. in West Houston. The incident reportedly took place at around 2:30 a.m. local time while Lotta was driving a silver Porsche SUV with at least one passenger
Lotta was immediately pronounced dead while the other woman was transported to the hospital. She’s expected to make a full recovery. A man who was also suffering from gunshot wounds was discovered nearby and brought to the hospital in a private vehicle.
Assist. Chief W. Martin Briefing on Multiple Shooting at 5500 Chimney Rock https://t.co/BzvzJIrQad— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) September 24, 2022
“We don’t have any information about motive at this time. It could be road rage,” HPD Assistant Chief Wyatt Martin told reporters Saturday. “It could have been robbery. We just don’t know, and we don’t have enough information at this time to make a determination.”
Martin said the HPD has yet to identify any suspects, and is now interviewing multiple witnesses. As for Lil Uzi Vert, they have yet to comment publicly on Lotta Cash Desto’s death despite their close bond.