Los Angeles, CA – BrownSide legend Gilbert “Toker” Izquierdo was killed in Rosarito, Mexico final week. As information of his passing began to flow into, there have been rumors he’d been gunned down by Mexican drug cartels however nothing official was confirmed.
Now, fellow BrownSide member Klever has shed a bit gentle on Toker’s surprising demise and, on the identical time, provided a phrase of warning to any younger youngsters in pursuit of that gangster way of life.
“Its laborious to just accept my massive bro Tokes is gone however like he stated ‘u stay by the gun u die by the gun,” Klever wrote in a latest Instagram publish. “the whole lot he stated had been true details .im not gonna sit right here and attempt to paint him as a saint, MY bro was a gangster and completed did alot of loopy shit, this life that was givin to us is actual no sugar coating shit.
“To all you little followers on the market sending us dm’s trying as much as us saying they wanna be G’s like us, sit again and study from us. have a look at how tomorrow isn’t promised to us. u cant even belief a few of ur personal homeboys. u wanna be a Gee watch out for what that life is gonna deliver you.”
As Klever continued, he opened up about all the violence he’s been subjected to through the years as results of a few of his life selections. He talked about watching his mother and father crumble after his 11-year-old sister was fatally shot in a drive-by capturing. He additionally revealed considered one of his brothers was a sufferer of gun violence.
“When i used to be a bit child eight yrs previous i couldnt fucken wait to develop up and be a G,” he wrote. “I grew up trying as much as my older brothers. i knew it wasnt good however i didnt care. At 10 yrs previous considered one of my older brothers was killed in a shoot out he was solely 18 yRS previous, then one other considered one of my brothers LAZY caught a life sentence for the payback , my mothers n pops had been devastated.
“Then when i used to be 15yrs previous my little 11 yr previous sister was killed by a stray bullet to her head whereas she was sitting within the porch with my dad by some chumps who completed a drive by on me and my homies. My dad was damaged. he by no means recovered from that and died yrs later from diabetes. By this time my mother misplaced it and now this with Tokes.
Finally, Klever reiterated the hazards related to gang life and disclosed Toker was ambushed by 30 males however did what he needed to do to guard his household.
“Im telling you little foos be able to fuck ur household all up with the aftermath,” he concluded. “I suppose im simply feeling some sort of manner rn. I simply wish to let everybody know one factor im PROUD of my bro Tokes he knew it was his time he took it like a person. 30 mfks to only him ,his lady and bby boy . He saved his household with what he completed I LOVE YOU FOOLIO RIP WITH ALL OUR FALLEN ONES.”
BrownSide was established within the early 90s by the late Eazy-E and meant to be the Chicano model of N.W.A. The group is usually heralded as pioneers of the Chicano gangster rap motion.
A candlelight vigil is being held on the Brownside Store in Los Angeles on Saturday (October 20), which simply occurs to be Toker’s birthday.