Rich The Kid And Usher Robbed In Broad Daylight In Los Angeles

Rich the Kid and Usher involved in armed robbery at recording studio

Usher and rapper Rich the Kid were involved in an attack that happened at Westlake Recording Studio on Tuesday afternoon (February 12) in West Hollywood, Calif.

However members of his entourage were fired on, and at least one bodyguard was pistol whipped by an attacker in broad daylight.

A deputy from the L.A. County Sheriff's Department confirmed to Newsweek that "at approximately 3.30 p.m. on Santa Monica boulevard. three individuals were robbed and there were several shots fired". The shooter was running away from the studio as he fired shots behind him.

According to law enforcement sources, Usher was in the studio at the time of the robbery, but not harmed.

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Police are investigating the attack and haven't made any arrests, nor identified the suspects.

Just hours before the robbery, Rich coincidentally posted an Instagram photo of himself holding stacks of cash while standing in front of a Lamborghini.

Rich The Kid was reportedly outside during the shooting.

Pop stars such as Justin Bieber, the late King of Pop Michael Jackson, Rihanna, Shakira, Madonna, Justin Timberlake and Quincy Jones have reportedly all recorded at Westlake in recent years. The suspects were reported to be seen fleeing the scene with a lot of cash and jewellery while firing shots.

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