Baby Blue is reportedly in critical condition after he was shot during an armed robbery on Monday (April 19).
The 37-year-old Pretty Ricky rapper, whose real name is Diamond Smith, was in the parking lot of Sparez bowling alley in Miami around midnight when two armed suspects attempted to rob him.
Blue’s team says he was at the bowling alley celebrating the release of his new single, “Jerry Rice.”
The Davie Police Department report stated:
Two victims were in the parking lot of SPAREZ, next to their vehicles when two unknown armed male suspects approached. A physical altercation ensued over the attempted robbery of a gold chain necklace which resulted in the suspect firearm discharging, striking the victim in the left shoulder area.
Baby Blue was transported to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition.
The two suspects are still at large.
Video of the aftermath of the shooting is circulating on social media.
Anyone with information is urged to contact the DPD at 954-693-8200, or call Broward Crime Stoppers at 954-493-TIPS.
You can remain anonymous.
Source: The Miami Herald