Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Rapper's Tour Van Shot Up on Highway 40 after Pageant Performance; 4 Injured

Newspaper article St Louis Post-Dispatch (MO)

Rapper's Tour Van Shot Up on Highway 40 after Pageant Performance; 4 Injured

Article excerpt

ST. LOUIS - The tour van of a rapper who opened a concert at the Pageant Wednesday night came under fire on Highway 40 (Interstate 64) after the show, leaving four men with gunshot wounds.

Osiris Williams, 19, a Florida rapper and singer who goes by YK Osiris, was in town to open a sold-out Lil Baby concert at the Pageant. After the show, someone shot at the act's white Sprinter van after it left the venue to go to a hotel, according to St. Louis police and social media posts from Williams. Four of the six men inside the van were injured by gunfire.

Police say the shooting happened about 11:05 p.m. Wednesday in an eastbound lane of the highway near the Jefferson Avenue exit. The shots came from a gray sedan that pulled alongside the van, but no suspects had been identified, according to police. …

Search by... Author
Show... All Results Primary Sources Peer-reviewed

Oops!

An unknown error has occurred. Please click the button below to reload the page. If the problem persists, please try again in a little while.