Start: Houston police chief gives update on rapper’s murder

Houston, TX –

Departures Homicide investigation has not yet resulted in any arrests, however Houston Police Chief Troy Finner is convinced that progress is being made and justice will be done.

That Migos the rapper was shot dead at the age of 28 after an altercation outside a Houston bowling alley on Nov. 1. While countless tributes to the rap star have poured in and one huge commemoration was held in his honor at Atlanta’s State Farm Arena, fans have been critical of HPD for its seemingly slow response.

“I feel good where we’re making progress,” Finner told the local outlet KPRC 2 this week. “You remember the day I met his mother. I spoke to that lady personally, made a promise, and a lot is being said. We want all homicide investigations when people are killed to move. But the most important thing is , that we get it right.”

He added: “I don’t want to send family members on a roller coaster ride and then we have to come back and say, ‘Wow, that wasn’t the person.’ I want everyone to be patient and just understand that there will be justice here in Houston, Texas.”

Finds that earlier called for witnesses to come forward with information about the shooting, added that coming in and the person responsible for Takeoff’s killing will be found.

“I don’t want to discuss any details about it, but I can tell you that we will find this person and we will identify the person or persons responsible for Takeoff’s death,” he said. “I don’t like to talk too much while the investigation is going on. I’m a person who says, ‘You know what? Let people talk.’ But I’m talking when we get that person and we put them in jail.”

Start: Houston police chief defends hip-hop after Migos rapper’s death

After Takeoff’s death, Offset pushed back the release of his solo album out of respect, while Quavo, who was present at the time of his murder, wrote a heartfelt letter to his fallen family member.

“Since we were kids you’ve been by my side and looked up to me,” Quavo wrote on Instagram. “Their eyes waiting for me to make the move. then you followed up right behind me. You always made sure I did it first so you can do it right with me. You never competed with me, we were always on the same page team.”

As for Offsetwho was is believed to have been at odds with his Migos partners at the time of Takeoff’s death, he also shared a moving IG post, writing in part:

“I wish I could hug you one last time. Laugh one last time. Smoke one last time. Perform one last time. I know someone with a soul like yours is in heaven now.”

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