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Death Row Records founder and rap mogul Suge Knight was badly injured in an early-morning Hollywood nightclub shooting on Sunday.
Two other people were hurt in the shooting and all three victims were transported to a local hospital for treatment and are expected to survive, according to authorities.
More than seven shots were fired in the club, five of them hitting Knight. The police refused to comment on the shooting due to the ongoing investigation.
Nicole Nishinda of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department said:
At this point we don’t have any suspects. and that’s why we are encouraging the public to come forward,
Knight’s family released a statement to Revolt TV on Sunday, which stated:
The family of Suge Knight ask that you keep Suge in your prayers and to stray away from the negativity portrayed by the media. Suge is currently resting and has lost a lot of blood, he’s human. He’s done a lot of things for the community and the culture as a whole so we ask that you respect that.