Up-and-coming San Francisco rapper Lil Yase (born Alexander Mark Antonyyo Jr.), 26, was shot and killed in the East Bay area on Saturday (Nov. 28).
According to a press release from the Dublin Police Department, officials believe Yase was shot near the East Dublin BART station around 1:00 a.m., with officers responding to reports that a person with multiple gunshot wounds had been transported to a medical facility in Pleasanton, California.
"On Saturday, November, 28, 2020, about 1:00 a.m. Dublin Police responded to Valley Care Medical Center in Pleasanton for a report of a subject who had just arrived suffering from multiple gunshot wounds," reads the statement from police. "Initial information led officers to believe the shooting may have occurred near the East Dublin BART station. The victim was transported via ambulance to Eden Medical Center in Castro Valley where he later succumbed to his injuries."