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Shots Fired During Tekashi69's Post-Court Celebration, Shooter Still at Large

By TheBlast Staff

A bodyguard working for Tekashi69 was shot in New York City, just hours after the rapper was sentenced to four years probation.

According to the NYPD, the shooting took place near 59th Street and Madison Ave. in Manhattan at around 6:00 PM ET. The victim was shot in the stomach and transported to a local hospital.

The alleged shooter has not been located and police are investigating.

The incident comes not long after Tekashi 6ix9ine avoided getting jail time in his sexual misconduct case and was instead sentenced to four years probation.

News of the shooting was first reported by The Shade Room.

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