Rapper Troy Ave Shot and Injured in Brooklyn

Darin HammondDec 28, 2016

The hip-hop artist has finally spoken out on his near-death shooting in NY. Troy Ave's attorney went on to say the rapper is a victim.

According to the report of the Rollingstone, the rapper was shot in both arms and head by a bullet but luckily, he is now in a stable condition. Despite the injuries, the rapper proceeded a few blocks east to Brooklyn's Brookdale Hospital, where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries. PHOTOS: Scene where rapper Troy Ave was shot in Brooklyn Rapper 50 Cent visited Troy Ave in the hospital.

Troy Ave, real name Roland Collins, posted a video to his Instagram last night showing him walk out of the hospital escorted by police.

Brooklyn rapper Troy Ave was released from a NY hospital, after surviving a shooting on Christmas day. At this time, no arrests have been made in connection with the shooting of Troy Ave.

He was charged with attempted murder for his alleged role in a gunfight that left his friend dead. Three people, including Troy, were injured in the shooting, while his bodyguard Ronald "Banga" McPhatter was killed.

The famous rapper Troy Ave encountered another attempt of his life in Brooklyn.

Troy was released from jail in July (16) after posting $500,000 (£407,000) bail.

He has claimed self-defense in the incident and called it a calculated hit.

Leemon, following initial hearings over the Irving Plaza case in May, deflected accusations that Troy was the one who was the aggressor in the situation. Troy Ave's lawyer spoke on the shooting in a statement to Billboard, elaborating on the circumstances.

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