Megan Thee Stallion Was Shot and Fans Want to Know Who Did It
Days after hanging out the Kylie Jenner in the pool, Megan Thee Stallion and Tory Lanez went viral over their predicament with the police. Multiple outlets reported that Tory Lanez was arrested on Sunday, July 12 on gun charges.
Megan Thee Stallion and another woman were in the car with him. Now, the “Savage” rapper is setting the record straight and fans want answers.
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What was originally believed about Megan Thee Stallion and Tory
Video footage of Megan Thee Stallion and Tory Lanez and their interaction with Los Angeles cops hit the internet, leading many to believe both rappers were arrested. In the clip below, it looks like they handcuffed.
TMZ was the first to report that they were at a house party with Kylie Jenner when allegedly, an argument occurred.
Tory Lanez, Megan Thee Stallion, and another person left in an SUV that was supposedly implicated by witnesses as part of the dispute. Police located the vehicle in Hollywood Hills with all three people inside.
Tory Lanez was arrested on the spot while Megan Thee Stallion was said to have an injured foot.
It was widely reported that the “Hot Girl Summer” rapper was bleeding due to broken glass on the floor of the SUV. That was not the case, and it was later revealed police listed her as a victim.
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Megan Thee Stallion released a statement
Aware of the media stories circulating about the incident, Megan Thee Stallion posted a lengthy message on her Instagram account on July 15. She explained that police did not arrest her, but instead took her to the hospital for gunshot wounds.
She captioned her post by writing “I
was never arrested. This whole experience was an eye opener and a blessing in
disguise. I hate that it took this experience for me to learn how to protect my
In her message, she stated “On Sunday morning, I suffered
gunshot wounds, as a result of a crime that was committed against me and done
with the intention to physically harm me.”
Megan went on to say she had surgery to remove the bullets and she is focused on her recovery. But fans want answers NOW.
Fans react to Megan Thee Stallion being shot
Within minutes of the rapper sharing details of what actually
happened, fans and other celebrities flocked to social media to express their
well wishes. Taraji P. Henson, Halsey, Kehlani, Skai Jackson, and Normani are
among those sending prayers and warm thoughts.
Many of Megan Thee Stallion’s fans want to know who was responsible
for the shooting. Some are asking about the extent of Tory Lanez’s involvement,
with one Instagram
thread showing multiple comments such as: “So Did Tory shoot her or was it
They are curious about whether he was protecting her or trying
to harm her. Others wonder if it was someone else in her circle or old record
Twitter is currently trending with “Who shot Meg” and people
are ready to fight for Megan Thee Stallion. One person
wrote, “When I find out who shot meg it’s a wrap. Bus plane or train there
will be justice,” and another added,
“Black Twitter finding out who shot Meg before the police.”
Meanwhile, rapper Lil Reese
tweeted, “Who shot meg I’m on they a*s.” Back in 2019, he survived a
gunshot injury to his neck.
Fans are trying to solve the mystery but don’t believe Megan Thee Stallion will reveal the information herself. Stay tuned for updates from the local authorities.
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