Pop Smoke was murdered in 2020 and was buried in a crypt in New York. This weekend, his resting place was heavily vandalized, its marble cracked up and badly broken.
Was the Casket of Pop Smoke Stolen?
Rapper Pop Smoke (real name BASHAR BARAKAH JACKSON) died on February 19, 2020, at the age of 20.
He was buried at the Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, N.Y. in a crypt.
According to TMZ, his casket may have been dragged out, as there were obvious drag marks on the ground.
This all went down on Saturday morning when an eyewitness stumbled upon the scene.
Immediately notifying security, which did not even know the vandalism had occurred.
Though it was damaged beyond repair, his full name was still displayed on the broken pieces.
It appears that Pop Smoke’s gravesite was directly targeted, as there was no other damage found on any other gravesites.