Chinx, Coke Boys Rapper, Shot and Killed in Queens

Chinx, an emerging New York rapper in French Montana’s Coke Boys crew, was shot and killed early this morning in Queens. He was 31.
7 Online reports Chinx—real name Lionel Pickens—was shot in his car when another drove by and fired at him. At 4 a.m., Pickens, along with another passenger, were driving westbound on Queens Boulevard when a second car approached them on 84th Drive in Briarwood. A gunman from the second vehicle fired multiple shots that hit them both. Pickens was killed, while the other passenger is in critical condition at Jamaica Hospital.