The rapper Slim 400 has been taken to a hospital in Los Angeles suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. He is said to be in critical but stable condition, according to TMZ.
Law enforcement sources said that they had received a call around 8.30 p.m. PT on Friday night from the city’s Compton neighborhood that a male had been shot. It is unclear where Slim 400 had been shot or what the circumstances were leading up to the incident.
Podcaster Adam22 claims the rapper had been shot in the face and back and is in surgery at St. Francis Medical Center. He said that the bullets went in and out of the rapper’s body.
Slim 400, whose birth name is reportedly Vincent Cohran, is a popular up-and-coming rapper in the California rap scene. The 31-year-old grew up in Compton but was born in Germany.