24-year-old rapper Jay Da Young dies after being shot outside his Louisiana home

Louisiana rapper Jayda Youngan tragically died after being shot outside his Bogalusa residence on Wednesday night.

Here is everything you want to know.

JayDaYoungan passed away at the age of 24

According to the police, JayDaYoungan whose real name was Javorius Tykies Scott was murdered in Louisiana along with his cousin Kenyatta Scott Sr.

The shooting took place around 6 pm. The rapper was in critical condition when he was taken to a local hospital.

According to sources, Jay was immediately rushed to the surgery because he lost a large amount of blood.

Regardless, authorities confirmed Jayda Yongan’s death before midnight. They also reported that Scott Sr., who is said to be the rapper’s father, is in stable condition.

Police also claimed that another shooting took place in the town an hour after the incident that killed the 24-year-old musician.

Officials shared that they believed the shootings were related in some way.

They wrote in a social media post, “Investigators are currently interviewing and doing the work. More configuration will follow when it becomes available.

Relatives and fans express their condolences on the death of JayDaYoungan

After the tragedy, many fans and relatives of JayDaYoungan took to social media to share their feelings about the news.

“My damn little kid,” the rapper’s sister, Kenya, wrote with emojis of a sad face and a broken heart.

One fan stated, “Rest In Peace JayDaYoungan is one of the best performers from Louisiana once again for praying for his kids and the rest of his family very early.”

Another said, Please tell me Jaydayoungan is not dead. I literally rip.

Furthermore, another user remarked, “Jaydayoungan is one of the only rappers I listen to and I’m broken and ready to take life more seriously.”

Who was JayDaYoungan?

JayDaYoungan was signed to Atlantic Records in 2017. He is known for his singles like 23 Island, Elimination and Opps.

The now late artist worked alongside top rappers like Lil Durk, Boosie Badazz, Moneybagg Yo and Latto during his short music career.

The young rapper also welcomed a son from social media influencer Jordan B. He would often upload his son’s photos on his official Instagram handle. In fact, his latest post on the social media platform shows that he is playing and dancing with his son.

JayDaYoungan’s death comes after he was released from prison in June on a gun charge. He was initially sentenced to five years behind bars, but was released early.


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