Rock was born Dec. 9, 1991, in Philadelphia.

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PnB Rock, the Philadelphia rapper best known for his 2016 hit

Rock, 30, whose real name was Rakim Allen

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Los Angeles police Capt. Kelly Muniz said a shooting took place at 1:15 p.m.

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had been at the restaurant with his girlfriend, who had posted a location-tagged photo in a since-deleted Instagram post.

Sources told The Times that Rock was targeted for his jewelry.

The victim was shot almost immediately by the assailant during the robbery, Muniz said.

Muniz said the victim was taken to a hospital and pronounced dead at 1:59 p.m.

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