Bahamian music artist MDEEZKNIGHT was stabbed to death in a row following a traffic collision on Friday night.
According to police reports, around 7 pm two vehicles collided at the junction of Prince Charles Drive and Fox Hill Road. The drivers became involved in an altercation which resulted in Mdeez being stabbed multiple times.
Paramedics transported the injured him to hospital, where he would later succumbed to his injuries.
Although police have not officially identified Mdeez as the victim, the news quickly spread through social media with tributes being paid to the star.
Julien Believe posted on his Facebook page:
RIP TO THE BEST Reggae Artist to ever come out of the Bahamas!!!! My good friend @mdeezmusic gone to violence! We suppose to go in the studio Tuesday to our song together. He supposed to go on tour next week.
On Twitter, one user said:
Of all the things i wanted to post today. R.I. P Mdeez was the last thing i ever thought i’d type. Condolences to his family. The Bahamas lost a good man tonight.
MDeez was one of my favorite Local artists. Loved his music. I always told people how talented he was. I didn’t know him personally but I was always a fan .
A 32-year-old man is in custody in connection with the incident.