Reports came in that a man was killed backstage at Wiz Khalifa’s Under The Influence tour near San Jose, California last night.
TMZ has reports that a little after 11pm, while Wiz was performing at the Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, California, that a man was shot and killed.
One source states that the victim was hit at least 5 times, and police have confirmed that the victim died from the wounds.
The shooter has yet to be apprehended, but TMZ is saying that there were eyewitnesses. Police continue to investigate, but at this time there is no confirmation on exact details.
Due to the tragic event Wiz had no choice but to cancel his next upcoming concert in Chula Vista, California Saturday night.
According to Wiz:
“Due to a situation out of our control, tonight’s UTIOM show is cancelled. This was a senseless tragedy. Violence is never the answer. My prayers go out to the victim’s family.”
More info on this as the story develops.