Suspect in Killing of Rapper Nipsey Hussle Identified


Police in Los Angeles have named the man they are seeking on suspicion of fatally shooting rapper Nipsey Hussle on Monday night.

Eric Holder, 29, is wanted on a homicide charge in the shooting of the rapper, whose legal name is Ermias Asghedom, along with shooting two other people, the Los Angeles Police Department said.

Holder was last seen in a 2016 white 4-door Chevy Cruze with California license plate 7RJD742, police said.

The shooting took place on Sunday afternoon at around 3:20 p.m. in the 3400 block of West Slauson Avenue, police said. Hussle owned a clothing store at that location. The two other victims were injured.

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