He is “awake and talking.”
King Louie was reportedly shot in the head on 83rd St and Pulaski Road in Chicago Wednesday afternoon, reports the Chicago Sun-Times. His manager confirmed the news and said that that Louie was “awake and talking.”
Louie was shot around 3:30 PM and is currently in stable condition at Oak Lawn’s Advocate Christ Medical Center.
The 27-year-old rapper coined the term “Chi-raq” several years ago, released a song called “Fuck Spike Lee” on December 4th, the same day Lee’s film “Chi-Raq” premiered in theaters.
Police scanner audio calling officers to the crime scene can be streamed below.
We’ll keep you posted as this story develops.
Breaking: King Louie’s manager confirms he was shot in the head at 83rd and Pulaski earlier today. He’s awake and talking.
— Sam Charles (@samjcharles) December 23, 2015
— Spot News (@SPOTNEWSonIG) December 23, 2015