Mobb Deep Rapper Prodigy’s Cause Of Death Revealed As Accidental Choking
Late rapper, Prodigy, who was a part of the rap duo Mobb Deep, died at 42 on June 20 at a Las Vegas hospital, where he was being treated for complications from sickle cell anemia.
According to TMZ, the Clark County Medical Examiner has made the determination after completing its investigation into Prodigy’s death. The rapper accidentally choked on an egg which being treated for sickle cell anaemia in the hospital.
A public memorial service was held for Prodigy at New York City’s Frank E. Campbell Funeral Chapel on June 29. The stars in attendance included fellow Mobb Deep rapper Havoc, The Roots drummer Questlove, Fat Joe, 50 Cent and Remy Ma.
Prodigy is survived by wife Ikesha Dudley, son T’Shaka, daughter Fahtasia, brother Greg, stepdaughter Kiejzonna and step-granddaughter Brooklyn Harris.