Benny The Butcher was shot in the leg during a robbery gone wrong TMZ reports. The incident reportedly happened on Saturday in Houston while Benny was in town visiting a local Walmart with some friends. While they were in their car in the lot, TMZ reports a car with five guys inside pulled up next to them and whipped out guns demanding for their chains.
Law enforcement officers say the New York rapper and his friends were reportedly moving too slow for the alleged robbers’ liking which prompted one of the robbers to fire a round into Benny’s leg.
Benny was taken to a hospital for treatment and his condition remains unknown as at press time. Cops say the men who attempted to rob him fled the scene and are still at large. An investigation is currently ongoing.