Rapper Megan Thee Stallion said on Wednesday that she was shot multiple times on Sunday, but expects to fully recover. Megan Thee Stallion has topped the all-genre Billboard Hot 100 chart this year with Savage remix featuring Beyoncé , The song already had a viral momentum on TikTok. She has also scored Top 40 pop hits with Hot Girl Summer, Cash Shit and the recent single Girls in the Hood.
“I suffered gunshot wounds, as a result of a crime that was committed against me and done with the intention to physically harm me,” “I’m incredibly grateful to be alive and that I’m expected to make a full recovery.”
Los Angeles police had no immediate comment on the incident in the Hollywood Hills early on Sunday. But Officer Jeff Lee confirmed that rapper Tory Lanez, who was with Megan that evening, was arrested on a concealed weapons charge. Lanez was released after posting bail later on Sunday, Los Angeles county jail records showed.
“the police officers drove me to the hospital where I underwent surgery to remove the bullets,” adding that “it was important for me to clarify the details about this traumatic night.”