A caracal belonging to rapper Mally Mall is dead after a house fire in southeast Las Vegas, according to Clark County Fire and Rescue.
Fire officials said they responded shortly after 1 p.m. to the fire on East Oquendo Road near Russell Road and Mountain Vista Street.
Four engines, one truck, one rescue squad, and two battalion chiefs were called to the scene to battle the blaze. Upon arrival, firefighters were met with large amounts of smoke and flames. The home belongs to Mall, whose real name is Jamal Rashid.
He was not home at the time.
Spencer Lazara is a friend of Mall's. "He called me to come check on things and see what was happening," Lazara said.
He says the rapper-producer is torn after learning his beloved pet Nyla died of smoke inhalation. "He's obviously stressed out about the situation in general, and then to lose his cat is even worse," Lazara said... Read More