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A popular gay rapper has been shot dead in Puerto Rico. Kevin Fret was shot multiple times as he rode his motorbike around San Juan... Gay rapper Kevin Fret shot dead in Puerto Rico

A popular gay rapper has been shot dead in Puerto Rico.

Kevin Fret was shot multiple times as he rode his motorbike around San Juan on Thursday.

The 24-year-old was considered to be Latin Trap’s first openly gay artist, according to the BBC.

His agent said in a statement: “Kevin was an artistic soul, a big hearted dreamer. His passion was music and he still had a lot to do.

“This violence must stop.

“There are no words that describe the feeling we have and the pain that causes us to know that a person with so many dreams has to go.”

The rap star was considered an ally to the LGBTI community.

He previously told Paper Magazine: “I’m a person that doesn’t care what anybody has to say.

“Now I see young gays or young lesbians that are looking at me now like a role model, like wow, if he did it, and he don’t care what anybody else has to say, I can do it.”

Lin-Manuel Miranda shared news of the star’s death on Twitter before adding: “This is heartbreaking.”

Agents from the Criminal Investigation Corps of San Juan are continuing to investigate his murder.

Mr Fret’s death comes as Puerto Rico sees a rise in street crime.

According to Puerto Rican media, 24 people have been killed in the country so far this year

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