Transcript for Suspect identified in LA rapper's murder
breaking new developments in the killing of nipsey hussle. You see that chaos that broke out at a vigil to celebrate his life last night in Los Angeles. And now police have identified a suspect and they are asking the public for help finding him. ABC's Adrienne Bankert is there in L.A. And, Adrienne, law enforcement, they told ABC news the shooting appears to have been targeted and personal. Reporter: Yes, Michael. Very personal. Good morning to you. Police say that nipsey hussle and his killer somehow knew each other. Overnight violence strikes again at a vigil for slain rapper nipsey hussle. A crowd of mourners was sent running for safety after reports of gunshots at the impromptu memorial. Police say 19 people were treated for injuries, mostly after getting trampled but officers say no shots were fired. The chaos comes as police identify the man they say gunned down the grammy nominated artist. The LAPD claims 29-year-old Eric Holder walked up to thee men outside the rapper's south L.A. Clothing store and fired multiple times injuring two of the men and killing hussle. This as the most famous continue to pay tribute. Beyonce said I'm praying with every ounce of my heart for your family. Hussle grew up in the neighborhood where he was murdered with admitted ties to gangs he became a music phenom, entrepreneur an community advocate. My goal is to create a bridge between the inner cities and silicon valley. Reporter: A Monday that hussle requested went on in his absence. He was so loyal to the community, but was the community genuinely loyal to him? Reporter: And right now we do know that we're still learning about the relationship between that suspected gunman and nipsey hussle. Police releasing a description of the getaway car the night of that shooting, rather, the afternoon, a white-four door Chevy and a woman was behind the wheel and we know police will give us more information at a news conference but asking for the community's help for any details in this killing, Michael. Thank you, Adrienne. Definitely needs the community's Here's a guy who made enough money to leave crenshaw but wanted to stay there and wanted to help transform the community which he grew up and end gang violence and give hope to people so it was a huge loss for the community and not only that but the culture as a whole. That's why you saw the community come out. They did go ahead with the gang violence meeting with the police yesterday. That did go through.
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