Actress Loren London, longtime friend of rapper Nipsi Hughes, shared an emotional message through Instagram on Tuesday, two days after Husle's death, saying, "I'm lost without you."
Include a few pictures of London and Hughes, London writes: "I am completely lost."
London continued: "I lost my best friend / my refuge / My Defender / My Soul …"
She concluded, "I'm lost without you / We've lost without you / I have no words."
London – whose credits include Play and Single Ladies – had a young son, Cross, along with the rapper.
Tuesday, police in Los Angeles said they had arrested a suspect in the shooting of Hughes, 29-year-old Eric Nipsey Hussle's Excitement Launches in Violence: 1
Hughes, the stage name of Grammy-nominated hip-hop a native, born Ermias Ashedom and killed Sunday outside Marathon clothing store in South Los Angeles.
Two other victims who were with Husseil were also shot and transported to local hospitals for injuries, authorities said.
See the London message below