News: Rick Ross Reportedly Robbed By Female Fans [Video]
Wednesday, Sep 23, 2009 10:25AM
Miami rapper Rick Ross has made headlines this week after local news reports painted him as the victim of a robbery which reportedly took place last June in Tennessee.
According to a CBS news report, the "Boss" and his associates had valuables stolen from them in a Nashville hotel.
"Metro police are looking for party crashers at the downtown Hilton Hotel," a news reporter said in a broadcast. "They're suspected of stealing thousands of dollars worth of a rapper's personal belongings right out of his hotel room. The crime was caught on tape and the police need your help to identify the thieves...A call to Crime Stoppers can earn you lots of cash." (CBS News)
Details of the stolen items landed online Tuesday (September 22) morning.
In Rick Ross' case, he was apparently seduced before his shines got the boost. According to CBS affiliate Channel 5 News in Nashville, the Boss got got for over $60,000 worth of his personal belongs including jewelry and a laptop. The four sticky-fingered women then proceeded to do their best Set It Off impersonation, sans the guns and violence, by relieving Ricky of his items and making what they thought was a clean getaway. But cameras in the hotel have caught the suspects and now Crime Stoppers are looking for them. (Lime Wire)
Ross associate Brisco was recently the victim of a publicized robbery which took place in Miami last July.
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)
Grammy-winning rapper Eminem was also the victim of a hotel robbery during the MTV Movie Awards in June, however, he later said only a Nike watch was stolen.
Eminem is not having a good week. The Michigan-born rapper had thousands of dollars worth of items stolen from his Los Angeles hotel room on Sunday night, including a $60K diamond necklace and his personal laptop. Thankfully, Em's new album, Relapse, debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top 200 Albums chart - selling a whopping 608,000 copies in its first week - so he'll have the funds to recover what he lost. (New York Daily News)
Check out footage of Rick Ross and the female robbers below: