Rapper Big Paybacc Shot, Killed in Palmdale McDonald's

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The shooting was a targeted attack, authorities say

A man shot and killed at a McDonald's in Palmdale, Calif., has been identified as Habib Zekajj, 38, who went by the rapper name Big Paybacc, Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials told the Los Angeles Times on Friday.

Zekajj was eating alone inside a McDonald's on Thursday when a gunman walked into the restaurant, shot Zekajj and walked out, according to the news report. Zekaij died at the scene.
On Friday, Sheriff's officials called the shooting a targeted attack.
Zekajj's music videos have attracted more than a half-million views on YouTube.