Lil Theze Shot-&-Killed While Attempting To Rob Retired Cop: Report

Written by on October 24, 2021

Rapper Lil Theze was reportedly shot and killed by a retired police captain, Thursday, whereas making an attempt to rob him in downtown Oakland. The Vallejo rapper had collaborated with SOB x RBE in the past.

The retired officer, Ersie Joyner, was pumping fuel when three suspects approached from a black sedan and tried to rob him at gunpoint. Surveillance footage from the capturing reveals that Joyner allowed the lads to enter his car, earlier than getting the bounce on them with a firearm of his personal.

Lil Theze, Shooting
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Whereas exchanging fireplace, Joyner struck two of the lads, killing Theze and wounding the opposite. Police theorize {that a} fourth suspect labored because the group’s getaway driver.

Police have but to formally establish the robbers; nonetheless, VladTV reviews that the deceased man is Theze.

Police Chief LeRonne Armstrong says that the capturing “highlights the violence that we have seen on this metropolis this complete 12 months. We now have seen so many tragic conditions. We now have seen so many individuals lose their lives on account of violence.”

Joyner was additionally shot throughout the altercation and rushed to a neighborhood hospital to bear emergency surgical procedure after authorities arrived.

“This hits deep, completely,” stated Oakland Metropolis Council member Loren Taylor. “Somebody who devoted his life to conserving different individuals secure, to have this occur to him, the place he’s the sufferer of violent crime, it is tragic.”


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