Industry sources confirm Memphis rapper Gangsta Boo found dead

Memphis rapper and Three 6 Mafia member Gangsta Boo died on New Year’s Day.

Lola Mitchell, 43, also known by her stage name Gangsta Boo, was found dead at about 4 p.m. Sunday.

It’s suspected that a fentanyl-laced substance is responsible for Gangsta Boo’s death, but police are launching an official investigation. An autopsy, once completed, will ultimately reveal her official cause of death.