Tragedy struck Soulja Boy on Sunday (March 20), as the 20-year-old rapper’s half-brother was killed in a car accident.
Deion Jenkins, 14, was fatally injured as a passenger in a crash that occurred in Charleston, Mississippi.
On Monday (March 21), Soulja Boy posted on Twitter to express his sorrow.
at home crying my eyes out I can’t believe my Lil bro is gone… today is so not my day.. RIP lil brother love you always
Michael “Miami Mike” Sykes, President of Soulja Boy’s label, Stacks on Deck Money Gang, also posted on the matter.
The Flags are @ Half Staff @ the Offices of SODMG & PTE, R.I.P. to @Souljaboy little brother who passed-way in a auto crash last nite
The tragic death occurred just days after Soulja boy releaed 1UP, a free 20-track mixtape, online last Thursday (March 17).
HipHopDX extends our condolences to the family and friends of Soulja Boy.