Get a daily dose of showbiz gossip straight to your inbox with the Daily Star’s FREE newsletter

Rapper and songwriter Gonzoe, 45, has tragically passed away after he was shot near a gas station in Seattle on Thursday according to reports by TMZ.

The rapper, who's real name was Ronald Moore was known to fans as a member of rap group Outlawz.

Gonzoe was shot three times in the chest and was later transported to Harborview Medical Centre in Seattle Washington.

According to reports, Gonzoe fled to a nearby Shell station after he was shot before he collapsed.

A vehicle with several bullet holes was found nearby which indicates that Gonzoe may have been driving when he was shot.

After being admitted to the medical centre, Gonzoe passed away over night. The gunman who shot the star has not yet been apprehended for the crime.

Gonzoe was a friend of rap legends Tupac and Ice Cube. While associating with the rap stars, Gonzoe earned his nickname 'Young Ritzy Outlaw' from Tupac.

This is a breaking news story and is constantly being updated.

Please refresh the page regularly to get the latest TV updates.

TV & Showbiz reporters are working to source the latest information, reaction, pictures and video related to this story.

You can also follow us on Twitter @DailyStar, or follow us on Instagram @dailystar to get the latest TV and celeb gossip 24 hours a day.

Or like our Daily Star Showbiz Facebook page to get the day's biggest stories, and have your say on them.

Why not also subscribe to receive our regular Daily Star showbiz newsletters?

You can do this on this page by simply entering your email address above and hitting 'subscribe'.

Download the Daily Star app for flash alerts on the biggest stories of the day, so you don't miss out.

Why not also subscribe to receive our regular Daily Star news bulletins? You can do this on this page by simply entering your email address above and hitting ‘subscribe'.

Source: Read Full Article