The American rapper, Megan Thee Stallion has unveiled a statement after reports circulated that she was at the scene of Tory Lanez’s arrest on a felony gun charge in Hollywood Hills on Sunday, July 12.
She shared a writer post on Instagram with the caption, “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 energy.”
“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,” she wrote on Instagram today.
“I was never arrested, the police officers drove me to the hospital where I underwent surgery to remove the bullets.” She noted that she is “incredibly grateful to be alive and expected to make a full recovery.” Read the full statement below.
“I suffered gunshot wounds,” Says Megan Thee Stallion In Statement
According to TMZ report, Megan Thee Stallion and one other woman had been present at the time of Tory Lanez’s arrest. Police had reportedly responded to a “disturbance” call outdoors of a Hollywood Hills residence around 4:30 a.m. When officers arrived, they reportedly noticed folks arguing in an SUV earlier than gunshots had been fired and the car drove away.
TMZ’s report also stated that Meg was taken to a hospital to get treatment for “a cut on her foot believed to be from broken glass on the floor of the vehicle.”