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At least 10 people are reported to have been shot during the filming of a French Montana music video in Miami, Florida, including rapper Rob49 and Montana’s bodyguard.

A shooting incident occurred this Thursday, January 5, in Miami while a music video was being shot for Moroccan-American rapper French Montana. According to Royal Intel, at least 10 people are believed to have been hit by gunfire including the 24-year-old New Orleans rapper, Rob49. There is no confirmation of his being hit but numerous unconfirmed online reports claim he was among those shot.

French Montana’s bodyguard is said to have been hit and is reported to be in a critical condition. Montana was also reportedly hit but is said to be in a stable condition.

Video footage uploaded onto social media shows one location outside ‘The Licking’ restaurant located on the 17600 block of Northwest 27th Avenue in Miami Gardens, Florida. Several people can be seen lying on the ground. At least four people are thought to have been airlifted to Ryder Trauma Centre.

Police units from Miami Gardens Police responded to the incident just before 8pm, along with Miami-Dade Fire Rescue units, as reported by No arrests have been reported at this time.

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