XXXTENTACION’s mother, Cleopatra Bernard, has revealed the sex of her late son’s child. On Wednesday (August 22), Bernard shared an Instagram photo showing off the mother’s baby bump.
“It’s a boy,” she wrote in the caption. “baby x.”
HipHopDX reached out to a rep for X who said, “Yes confirmed!”
Shortly after X’s June shooting death, Bernard shared an ultrasound on her Instagram account, referring to it as X’s “final gift.”
The mother of the child hasn’t been identified.
[This article has been updated. The original version was published on July 21, 2018 and can be found below.]
XXXTENTACION’s mother Cleopatra Bernard shared an ultrasound photo to her Instagram account on Thursday (June 21). She captioned the photo, “He left us a final gift,” leading many to conclude X had a child on the way before his death.
It’s unclear who the mother of the child, although TMZ reports it isn’t Geneva Ayala.
Ayala, X’s former girlfriend at the center of his domestic violence case, was pregnant with his child in 2016 at the time of the alleged abuse.
The Broward County rapper was gunned down outside of RIVA Motorsports in Deerfield Beach, Florida on Monday (June 18). His attorney said he believed it was a “random robbery.”
Dedrick D. Williams, 22, was arrested by Deerfield Police on Wednesday night (June 20) in connection to X’s murder. He’s currently in a Broward County jail awaiting trial.
Two other suspects are reportedly still at large.
Although X was raised mostly by his grandmother, he appeared close to his mother.
Shortly after his death, Bernard shared a photo of themselves together with the words, “I love you with all my heart my son. RIP.”[apple_news_ad type=”any”]