According to a report by TMZ, Chief Keef was shot at outside the W Hotel in Times Square. He was returning from a night out at around 6:00 a.m. on Saturday morning when a shot was fired at him. The bullet, fortunately, did not hit Chief Keef or anyone else and struck a hotel sign. Law enforcement reportedly found a shell casing at the scene. No one has been arrested in the shooting so far, and police are looking for suspects.
Updated at 1:57 p.m.
A representative from Chief Keef's team told The FADER in an email that "Chief Keef, who was in New York for an event, along with his team and the other members of Glory Boyz Entertainment (GBE) that were traveling with him are safe."
"Despite today's recent events Keef's main focus is continuing to release quality music and finishing up his upcoming projects which include Mansion Musick, which is set to be released in July through RBC Records and Glory Boyz Entertainment Records," they wrote. "Along with a few surprise projects for his fans that will be released throughout the year."