Benny the Butcher was shot within the leg throughout an attempted theft over the weekend.
According to TMZ, the New York rapper was outside a local Walmart in Houston with a couple buddies on Saturday (Nov. 14). While they had been of their car within the parking zone, a car with 5 men inside pulled up alongside them and demanded their chains at gunpoint.
Benny was apparently not responding quick sufficient and one of the gunmen reportedly shot him in his leg before the alleged robbers fled. Benny and his buddies took off as effectively before pulling over and calling the police.
The Griselda MC, who released his album Burden of Proof last month, was taken to a local hospital for remedy. However, his situation is presently unknown. The robbers are nonetheless at large and police have launched an investigation.
Just hours away in Dallas on the identical day, Boosie Badazz was shot within the leg while on the town to honor his late good friend and collaborator Mo3. The Baton Rouge rapper was touring in a sprinter van when anyone opened fire on the car and one of the bullets hit Boosie within the leg. He was handled for a gunshot wound below the knee and is anticipated to get better.
Earlier within the week, Mo3 was shot and killed in Dallas while touring on a Texas freeway. No arrests have been made and it’s unclear if there may be any connection between his deadly shooting and Boosie’s incident.