Rich the Kid’s Entourage Attacked Outside Studio Where Usher Was Recording
Feb 14 2019
Police are now searching for suspects.
While Rich was outside during the time of the incident, the U Got It Bad singer was in the studio but was not hurt. Rich was reportedly the target of the crime and was outside when the incident popped off.
Rich the Kid, a Queens-born rapper, dropped his debut album The World Is Yours a year ago.
Eyewitnesses to the incident reported as many as 10 gunshots being fired during the incident outside Westlake Recording Studio in west Hollywood, Los Angeles.
"The victims stated, three black male suspects, confronted them in the alley behind a business and demanded their money and jewelry". The victims were then physically assaulted by the suspects.
A deputy from the L.A. County Sheriff's Department confirmed to Newsweek that "at approximately 3.30 p.m. on Santa Monica boulevard. three individuals were robbed and there were several shots fired". Multiple shots were fired, but luckily no one was hit. One of Roger's entourage was treated for injuries at the scene after being beaten with a firearm.
No arrests have been made and police are now investigating the attack.
As TMZ points out, Rich had posted a photo holding a wad of cash earlier in the day.
Anyone with information is encouraged to call the West Hollywood station at 310-855-8850.