American rapper /songwriter, Jarad Anthony Higgins popularly known as Juice Wrld reportedly died on Sunday shortly after having a seizure at Chicago’s Midway Airport, according to a report from TMZ, which first reported on the news.
The outlet reported that the rapper remained conscious while en route to a local hospital, where he died shortly after.
Chicago police confirmed to the Chicago Sun-Times that a man, had suffered a medical emergency at Chicago’s Midway Airport after disembarking from a private jet around 2 a.m. Police also confirmed the man was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead.
A spokesperson for the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed to PEOPLE that he was pronounced dead at 3:14 a.m. on Sunday at Advocate Christ Medical Center and that they will be performing an autopsy.
His cause of death is not immediately known.
Juice celebrated his 21st birthday on Dec. 2.
In the last Instagram post, which was shared on his account earlier this week, the rapper said that he planned to celebrate his special day “all week.” This is just under a week before his death.
May his Rest In Peace