XXXTentacion's public memorial announced

Last Updated: Sun, Jun 24, 2018 19:57 hrs

, [USA] June 24 (ANI): XXXTentacion's family has announced the details for the late rapper's final public memorial on June 27.

According to Billboard, the open-casket public memorial will be held at Sunrise city in America's Florida state.

"Fan requests for a public viewing and memorial were overwhelming, we decided to have the memorial at one of [South] Florida's largest stadiums so we can accommodate everyone," A representative was quoted as saying.

"Fans will be able to view XXXTentacion's body and pay final respects, we hope this will help fans find closure and begin the healing process," she added.

The memorial will include a photo slideshow and video tributes.

On a related note, the Hollywood rapper was shot dead in Florida's Deerfield Beach in the United States (US) on June 19.

One of the murder suspects, 22-year-old Dedrick Devonshay Williams, was arrested on Wednesday late evening (local time). (ANI)