Rick Ross Targeted In Fort Lauderdale Drive-By Shooting: Report

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Rick Ross Drive-By Shooting Target

Celebrations for Rick Ross‘s 37th birthday took a scary turn early Monday morning when an unidentified vehicle opened fire on a Rolls Royce located on Las Olas Blvd in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. According to local Miami/Fort Lauderdale station WSVN, Ross was celebrating his birthday (January 28) at nearby Floridian Restaurant and a passenger inside the car when the shooting occurred, along with an unidentified female. Multiple shots were fired around 5 a.m., causing the driver of the Rolls Royce to crash into the side of an apartment building on 15th Avenue. No injuries have been reported at this time.Police are still investigating the potential parties responsible and victims has asked that their names and information not be released. Just last month Ross was thought to be the target of multiple threats from the Gangster Disciples in North Carolina, considered serious enough to cancel his shows in Greensboro and Charlotte in early December. We’ll update you with more information as it becomes available.

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