Quando Rondo is ‘safe’ after being involved in Los Angeles shooting
Quando Rondo is safe despite rumors that he was shot during a recent shooting in Los Angeles.
Here is everything you need to know.
The Quando Rondo team responds to the rumors
Quando Rondo, whose real name is Tyquian Terrel Bowman, was involved in a shooting that took place in Georgia, Los Angeles, on August 19.
Shortly thereafter, rumors began to spread that he was shot and injured during the incident.
However, the rapper’s team recently released a statement to clear up the ongoing rumors. They said Quando is fine.
Additionally, the statement read: ‘When he was involved in a shooting last night [Friday] which resulted in the untimely death of another young man’s life. He did not sustain any injuries during the shooting and is safe.
According to reports, Quando and his friends were at a local gas station when three men suddenly opened fire. The suspects were driving a white vehicle and pulled up next to Quando’s black Cadillac Escalade.
Additionally, Quando’s 23-year-old friend named Lul Pab was also shot in the incident. He was later pronounced dead despite being taken to a hospital.
Video was shared online after the shooting of Quando appearing visibly upset as he spoke to police in West Hollywood.
In the clip, the 23-year-old rapper is seen waving his arms as he was not ready to stand up while speaking to police at the scene.
More on Quando Rondo’s controversies and legal issues
Quando Rondo faced a similar incident when he was the target of gunfire in May 2021. It took place at a local store and luckily he escaped before sustaining serious injuries.
Quando rose to fame for his connection to the assassination of King Von in November 2020.
Von was reportedly shot outside the Monaco Hookah Lounge following a fight between Rondo and the Chicago rapper’s crew.
Von was rushed to hospital in critical condition, with two other victims, however, they succumbed to their injuries hours later.
In addition, the incident claimed the lives of two other people.
Meanwhile, Quando spoke to Angela Yee in April 2021, where he claimed that he and his friends were acting in self-defense.
He said: ‘I think these were some normal individuals.’
The rapper further said, ‘So I’m going to let this group come. Next thing you know, an**ga hit me. Feather bow. I’m not lying. It’s like having an out of body experience.