MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – Reports are indicating a shooting occurred at Lil Wayne’s house in Miami Beach, Wednesday afternoon, It has been confirmed that the rapper is OK and was not at home of the time of the incident.
Miami Beach Police set up a perimeter around the house, located at 94 Lagorce Circle, after receiving a 911 call from someone not on the scene indicating shots were fired. According to police, the caller also indicated four people may be injured.
Lil Wayne’s record label, Young Money Entertainment, confirmed through a tweet that Lil’ Wayne is OK and he was not home at the time of the incident. “Wayne is okay. Wasn’t home during alleged events,” said @YoungMoneySite.
SWAT team officials are on the scene and police said no entry to the home has been made yet and they have been unable to contact anyone inside the home.
A neighbor of the rapper’s, Kelly Urban, described the scene outside of his home. “This afternoon, I had an app on my telephone that told me four shots were fired … I’m aware [Lil’ Wayne lives here]. It’s been really quiet for the most part until most recently,” he said.
It is still unclear if anyone was in fact injured in this alleged shooting.
Saturday, police were also called to the rappers home after a suspicious person was lurking around the property at around 3 a.m. Police ultimately determined no crime was committed and the man was free to go.