A “famous rapper” reportedly had a near-death experience Monday (January 28) morning as reports claim the person was shot at multiple times and crashed a Rolls-Royce into a Fort Lauderdale, Florida building.
Details of what exactly happened have started to circulate online.
A Rolls-Royce crashed into a building on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale early Monday. Police are on the scene of the accident, which also reportedly involved a shooting. WSVN-Channel 7 is reporting that shots were fired at the Rolls in which a “famous rapper” was riding before the car went into the building. Police are on the street marking bullet shells in the 1500 block of Las Olas. The road is shut down to traffic. (Bradenton Herald)
According to reports, the near-fatal shooting took place early Monday morning.
Fort Lauderdale Police are investigating after a shooting led to a Rolls Royce crashing into an apartment building early Monday. Police officials say shots were fired around 5 a.m. in the area of Southeast 15th Avenue and E. Las Olas Boulevard The Rolls Royce was traveling eastbound on Las Olas when another vehicle opened fire on it, police said. (NBC Miami)
As a result of the Rolls-Royce trying to get away, it crashed into a building.
Witnesses heard several shots ring out in the area of 1410 E Las Olas Blvd., around 5 a.m. Police said the bullets missed the Rolls Royce but the vehicle slammed into the Floridian Restaurant. Luckily, police said no one was injured by the gunfire. Several businesses in the area were hit by bullets. According to the restaurant’s manager, a famous rapper was seen getting out of the Rolls Royce. Police have not confirmed this information. The vehicle has since been towed from the scene. (WSVN)
While it is not yet confirmed, some reports claim the “famous rapper” is Miami’s Rick Ross.
At around 5 a.m., several people in the neighborhood overheard shots fired, said Fort Lauderdale Detective DeAnna Garcia. Witnesses at the nearby Floridian diner said that South Florida rapper Rick Ross was in the car. No one was injured, she said. Police declined to say who was in the car. The rapper, according to reports, talked to investigators at the diner. (Miami Herald)