NYPD: $2.5K reward for info on rapper Chinx's shooting death - Metro US

NYPD: $2.5K reward for info on rapper Chinx’s shooting death

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Cops are asking New Yorkers to help track down the shooter who killed a Queens rapper in May — and they’re offering a hefty reward.

The New York Police Department announced a $2,500 reward for any information on the shooting dead of Lionel Pickens — otherwise known as Chinx.

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Pickens, 31, was gunned down on May 17 as he and a passenger were in the musician’s silver Porsche driving west on Queens Boulevard in the early morning.

The unidentified shooter fired multiple times before before speeding off.

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Both men were rushed to an area hospital but only the passenger, Antar Alziadi, survived.

Chinx’s debut album, “Welcome to JFK” became availablefor streaming on music magazineBillboard’s website on Monday, days before its Friday release.

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