Malcolm X’s daughter found dead in Midwood residence
Malikah Shabazz, daughter of the late Malcolm X, was found dead in her Midwood residence Monday at approximately 4:45 p.m.
According to NYPD, the death appeared to be of natural causes and not contain any criminality, however the medical examiner has yet to complete the autopsy to confirm this.
Shabazz was dead at the scene when police arrived to a 911 call.
The daughter of Martin Luther King Jr., Bernice King, shared her thoughts on Shabazz’s death on Twitter.