'10 gunshots' fired as rapper Rich the Kid targeted in armed robbery

Brenda Watkins
February 13, 2019

Several members of his entourage was also attacked, with at least one bodyguard suffering from injuries after being badly pistol whipped.

Eyewitnesses to the incident reported as many as 10 gunshots being fired during the incident outside Westlake Recording Studio in west Hollywood, Los Angeles.

It is unknown whether anyone was hit by the gun fire.

Westlake Recording Studio has attracted major names from the music industry for decades, including Madonna, Rihanna, Justin Bieber, and Michael Jackson. Rich the Kid, who appeared to be the target of the robbery, was outside during the attack.

The news outlet also claims that Usher was safe inside the studio when the attack happened, but that was not the case with Rich the Kid who was outside at the time!

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As TMZ points out, Rich had posted a photo holding a wad of cash earlier in the day.

Furthermore, it is believed, as per TMZ, that 'the suspect or suspects made off with a ton of cash and jewelry'.

Last year, Usher and Miguel filed for divorce after two years of marriage.

Reasons behind the parting of ways have yet to be discovered but the U Got It Bad singer is starting afresh having met his former manager in 2009. "The enormous amount of love and respect that we have for each other will only increase as we move forward".

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