Rapper Trina’s niece, Baby Suga, got shot and killed in Liberty City, Miami, the cause of death being several gunshots. The 17-year-old girl, the niece of popular rapper Trina, was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds.
She was visiting a complex in Liberty City when shots could be heard and was caught in the crossfire with two other people.
Police investigations are still ongoing to determine whether the shooting was targeted or whether she was just unlucky.
Baby Suga was shot and killed Tuesday night, July 19, and investigations are ongoing to determine whether the shooting was intended for her or random.
Trina has yet to make a statement about the death of her niece, whom she has posted about on numerous occasions.
Rapper Trina Baby Suga History And Life
Trina was Baby Suga’s aunt, and they had a very healthy aunt-niece relationship.
Rapper Trina, originally Katrina Laverne Taylor, was born in 1974, December 3, in Miami, Florida.
The rapper, now age 47, is Afro-Dominican, born to Malik Wade from the Dominican Republic and Vernessa Taylor from the Bahamas.
Unfortunately, Rapper Trina’s only brother, Wilbrent Bain Jr., was murdered in 2013, and her mother succumbed to cancer in September 2019.
With the loss of her niece – Baby Suga, Trina has now lost 3 of her closest family members in recent years.
Baby Suga’s real name is Toni Chester. She was born in 2005 and was in her senior year of high school.
Trina also has time and again posted about her niece Suga on her social media, wishing her Happy Birthday back in 2019.
Trina is also the cousin of up-and-coming music artist Bobby Lytes. The musician shared his grief with his followers along with a photo and a condolence message for Baby Suga.
Many other influences are artists have also expressed condolences via Bobby Lyte’s Instagram.
Rapper Trina’s Career And Net Worth
Trina began her journey in the music industry by featuring on Trick Daddy’s single ‘Nann Ni**a’ in 1998.
Rapper Trina is worth an estimated net worth of $6 million.
Trina has released five albums ever since her newfound success with Trick Daddy.
Trina, the Queen of the South, was a household name in the hip-hop culture during the late 90s.
Trina’s debut album, ‘Da Baddest Bitch’, released on March 21, 2000, debuted at No.33 on the US Billboards Top 200.
Trina is also featured in USA TAX and makeup and lifestyle product commercials.
She was first signed to Atlantic Records but is recently signed to Rockstarr Music and Penalty Recordings.
Trina has collaborated with various superstars such as Lil Wayne, Ludacris, Missy Elliot, Snoop Dogg, and Kelly Rowland.
Her sixth studio album, The One, was released in 2018, and she was also announced as one of the prominent cast members for ‘Love & Hip Hop: Miami.’
Trina is currently engaged to 31-year-old former college basketball player and local Miami rapper Raymond Taylor or Ray Almighty.
With the loss of her niece, Trina has subsequently lost close family members in recent years, not long ago. Her mother failed to cancer and passed away in 2019
The family has asked to please respect their privacy as they mourn their lost angel, Baby Suga.