Tekashi 6ix9ine was accosted by a group of people inside a South Florida gym restroom, According to Variety,
The 26-year-old musician sustained bruising and face injuries, according to Lance Lazzaro, his attorney.
According to the lawyer, the Gooba rapper attempted to defend himself but was quickly overcome by up to four individuals who assaulted him in the sauna at the LA Fitness club.
“He had cuts to his face and bruises,” Lazzaro added.
According to Lazzaro, the New York rapper, whose true name is Daniel Hernandez, was taken to a nearby hospital.
In numerous videos that circulated on social media, the rapper was shown on the ground being beaten by several individuals.
One of Hernandez’s attackers can be heard saying, “Take a picture.” I’m about to become well-known.
The rapper helped law enforcement in their efforts to charge other gang members, which resulted in his early release from federal jail.
With millions of views on his music videos and millions of Instagram followers, rapper 6ix9ine became a social media sensation.
It is important to note that the rapper was given a two-year prison sentence in 2019 but was freed from federal prison early after helping authorities catch his associates.