Rapper Drake confirmed the death of his longtime friend Anthony Soares, 33, via Instagram after he was shot multiple times by unknown gunmen on Septem
Rapper Drake confirmed the death of his longtime friend Anthony Soares, 33, via Instagram after he was shot multiple times by unknown gunmen on September 14 not long after 3:00 AM in the Kennedy Road and Glamorgan Avenue zone of Scarborough, Toronto in Canada.
The Hotline Bling singer had paid tribute to Soares, 33, on his Instagram page following his unfortunate demise, expressing: “RIP to one of our family members…our brother… I still can’t even believe this morning was real. It was a honor to have shared years together and I will always keep your memory alive 😔Forever Fif”.
Police have likewise released a realistic video of the moment Soares was shot multiple times at close range. He was hurried to doctor’s facility after the shooting for emergency surgery however passed on there. watch the video below….
In the video, Anthony Soares is seen standing in the entryway of his apartment when two men wearing hoods bounce out of a white car and approach the window shooting him through the glass and discharging no less than ten shots.
What’s more, now police chasing down the two men who gunned Soares down at 3 am in Toronto, Canada, have requested that Drake help them in their murder investigation.
“Drake was a friend of his… Many of the family members have met Drake and I certainly would encourage him, through his tweets, to encourage anybody within the community to come forward with regards to any information they may have that might assist in solving his friend’s murder,” Detective Sergeant Gary Giroux told the New York Daily News.
While Giroux acknowledged the images and footage was “disturbing”, he assured Soares’ relatives that it needed to be released if they wanted to track down the culprits.
He included that the shooting was not accepted to have been gang-related, clarifying: “Certainly, it was very targeted. It was very focused. Certainly, it was overkill.”