A fatal shooting took place at the North Star Mall in San Antonio on Sunday, where a man was killed while getting a haircut. The man who was shot in the mall has been identified as Adam Glass by the Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office. Here’s what you need to know.
Glass, also known as “Glizzy”, was a local musician and rapper. Police are investigating the shooting as a targeted attack on the budding talent. Tributes have emerged on social media after Adam Glass’s death.
Adam Glass aka “Glizzy” shot while getting haircut
San Antonio, Texas-based rapper Adam Glass, popularly known by his stage name ‘Glizzy’, was shot and killed at the North Star Mall on Sunday, June 04, 2023. He was fatally shot in a barber shop while he had his hair cut.
According to the San Antonio Police Department, the shooting took place around 3 p.m. and Adam Glass was pronounced dead at the scene by first responders. Two individuals entered the barbershop and shot Adam Glass.
They fled the scene after the incident as chaos erupted inside the mall. People were seen rushing out of the building while others lay on the ground for protection. Others entered stores to save their lives. However, no one else was injured in the attack.
Police say attack on Adam Glass was ‘targeted’
Public Information Officer Nick Soliz confirmed they were unable to locate the individuals who shot Adam Glass as they fled the scene. The building was evacuated after the shooting and the area was cordoned off for the rest of the day.
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Investigators believe it was a targeted attack due to the nature of the incident. Two men entered the store and shot Adam Glass. He was pronounced dead at the scene. They did not shoot anyone else and fled the area before help arrived.
“There was a shooting, but it was an isolated incident with what appears to be a targeted victim,” police said.
Who was Adam Glass?
Adam Glass was a 33-year-old man from San Antonio, Texas. He was an aspiring musician and rapper known by his stage name “Glizzy”. He was also part of a local rap group and featured in their music videos.
Born in 1990, Glass was married to the daughter of Lasadra Anderson of Houston, Texas. Glass frequently posted about her life and music on social media with her stage name “Glizzy”. He was quite active on Instagram, TikTok and other platforms.
Who killed Adam Glass and why?
Adam Glass was shot dead by two unidentified men at a barber shop in the North Star mall on Sunday. He was having his hair cut when two men entered the store and shot him. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
Police have confirmed that the two men who killed Adam Glass escaped the area. However, they are looking for them and will probably catch them soon. It is not known if Adam Glass’s body has been sent for autopsy and the cause of death is not known at this time.
The motive for the fatal shooting of Adam Glass is not available at this time while the investigation continues. Rumors are circulating on social media that Glass died due to gang rivalries and was a criminal himself.
However, nothing is confirmed at this time and these are just rumours. We try to verify if they are credible. This section will be updated later.
Adam Glass Tributes Appear Online: Obituary Awaited
Tributes are pouring in on social media for the late Glizzy aka Adam Glass. His fans and friends are paying tribute to the late rapper and musician.
An obituary for Adam Glass is expected at this time. His body was returned to his family. They’re probably getting ready for the funeral right now. We’ll keep you posted when more details are released.
Our deepest condolences go out to the loved ones of Adam Glass. That his soul rests in peace.