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Rapper Nick Blixky shot and killed in Brooklyn: police

Rapper Nick Blixky
Posted at 5:38 AM, May 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-11 06:59:43-04

PROSPECT LEFFERTS GARDEN, Brooklyn — Local musician Nick Blixky was found fatally shot on a Brooklyn street Sunday night, the NYPD confirmed early Monday.

Officers responded to a 911 call of a man shot near the intersection of Winthrop Street and Rogers Avenue in the Prospect Lefferts Gardens neighborhood around 9:30 p.m.

Upon arrival, cops discovered the 21-year-old Brooklyn native, real name Nickalus Thompson, unconscious and unresponsive with gunshot wounds to his torso and backside, police said.

EMS responded to the scene and rushed the rapper to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

No arrests have been made and the investigation is ongoing, authorities said.

According to his Instagram, Blixky was set to release his first mixtape, "Different Timin," in just a few weeks on June 3.

PIX11 has reached out to the artists's management for comment but have not heard back at this time.