Lil Snupe, whose real name is Addarren Ross, was only 18.
According to a statement from Louisiana's Winnfield City Police Department, the police responded to reports of a shooting at the Maplewood Apartments at 1901 South Jones Street. Winn Parish Coroner Investigators later pronounced Ross dead at the scene, reported a website.
The police revealed that they "are currently in search of a person of interest, who is unnamed at this time."
"We're working diligently to investigate this case and track down the suspect. A motive has not been established at this time," the police department said.