News: Rick Ross Associate Robbed At Gun Point [Video]
Thursday, Aug 6, 2009 1:45PM
Rick Ross associate Brisco was reportedly robbed at gunpoint last week in Florida and had over $35,000 in jewelery taken from him.
The incident took place in a Miami barbershop according to police reports.
The City of Miami Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred at a Barber Shop located at 6301 NW 6 Avenue. The robbery occurred on July 29, 2009, at approximately 12:51 PM. A local rapper, "Brisco" after a photo shoot, went into the shop for a hair cut when four black men invaded the store with hand guns terrifying four customers. One offender pistol-whipped the rapper and demanded his car keys before taking his Range Rover. (Miami New Times)
Police eventually recovered the vehicle and released a details on the robbers' appearances.
Authorities had this description of the robbers: a man with full-sleeve tattoos on both forearms, wearing a red shirt and blue jean shorts, a baseball hat and Timberland boots; a man in a long, white T-shirt, gray sweat shorts and a baseball hat; a man with a beard, wearing a white T-shirt, black pants, a black hat, white sneakers, striped black-and-white boxers; and a heavy set man in a black shirt, black hat, black pants and black sneakers. Police are also looking for a customer who was inside the store during the robbery. (Miami Herald)
The rapper has close ties to both Rick Ross and Cash Money Records.
Brisco, 24, whose MySpace page describes him as "The Opa Locka Goon," has worked with Rick Ross and Lil Wayne. His debut album "Street Medicine" is scheduled for release this year. (NBC Miami News)
His debut album will reportedly feature diverse production and guest appearances.
The album was produced with the collaboration of producing generals such as Timbaland, Red Spyder, Young Hollywood and J-Rock. The work of these musical sticklers has produced some of Brisco's favorite tracks like "Worst Fear" and "Round Here: 2" featuring Freeway. "Worst Fear" is a title that people can relate to in terms of life and the fear that associate it. Brisco talks about the fear of death, raising his one-year old son and life in general. (Brisco's MySpace)
No further information on the robbery has been released as of today (August 6).
Footage from the incident has landed online: