A rapper who was jumped and shot six instances in North Hollywood mentioned he feels fortunate to be alive after the terrifying ordeal.
Rapper Wakko the Kidd was the sufferer of an tried theft when he was shot within the again, amongst different locations.
“One bullet went in my again, utterly by way of me and out of my abdomen,” he mentioned. “One bullet went by way of my abdomen and got here out of my again.”
He advised CBSLA on Sunday he was strolling from the recording studio to his residence in North Hollywood along with his sound engineer on Sept. 1 when chaos erupted. They have been jumped by males in masks with weapons.
He mentioned after being shot a number of instances he was capable of slide beneath the hood of his automobile in order that the shooters didn’t kill him.
He thinks the suspects have been parked down the road, ready for him to get residence. He believes they focused him due to posts on social media showcasing cash and jewellery.
“It is upsetting and irritating that we reside in a world the place you’ll be able to’t have good issues with out wanting over your shoulder,” mentioned the rapper.
Police mentioned 26 pictures have been fired. The sound engineer was shot 10 instances and stays within the hospital.
There have been no arrests within the case.