According to reports, Tekashi 6ix9ine was beaten up and pummelling by his former security force. Moreover, it is speculated that a group of people hit the rapper for owed money.
Here is everything you need to know.
Was Tekashi 6ix9ine beaten up by his security?
Tekashi 6ix9ine, whose real name is Daniel Hernandez was physically attacked by a group of people while in a sauna at a gym in Florida
However, after the video of the incident went viral many social media users believed that the multiple individuals were seemingly past acquaintances of Tekashi 6ix9ine.
But after some sleuthing, the netizens claim that the people were part of Tekashi 6ix9ine’s security team.
Moreover, one of the guys who participated in the vicious assault has been identified. In the viral video, we can see him ordering others to record the attack while stomping on Tekashi 6ix9ine.
Meanwhile, a couple of social media users have theorized that money was the motive behind the attack on Tekashi 6ix9ine.
Additionally, it is claimed that Tekashi 6ix9ine did not pay them their salary. Hence, the individuals resorted to attacking him in order to take their revenge.
Video of 6ix9ine getting jumped at LA Fitness pic.twitter.com/b1uZyKanGN
— No Jumper (@nojumper) March 22, 2023
Tekashi 6ix9ine was physically assaulted in the sauna of a gym in South Florida
The Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office reported earlier this week that Tekashi 6ix9ine was rushed to a local hospital. A group of people reportedly attacked him in the sauna of a South Florida gym.
Lance Lazzaro, the rapper’s attorney, talked to NBC News about the incident.
He said, ‘He was attacked in a Sauna at a gym by three or four thugs who beat him up (he tried fighting back),’
Additionally, he continued, ‘Employees heard the disturbance and the perpetrators fled.’
Lazzaro mentioned, ‘Police in South Florida were called and he was transported via ambulance to a local hospital.’
Meanwhile, Tekashi 6ix9ine was labeled a ‘snitch’ after he testified for the prosecutors in 2018 against the Nine Trey Gangsta Bloods and Cardi B.
The rapper accepted the deal to lessen his sentence after he was charged with a number of charges. However, he eventually ended up spending two years behind prison bars. He served time in federal prison until April 2020.
Tekashi 6ix9ine was facing a 47-year minimum sentence and a maximum of life in prison when he was taken into custody in 2018.
He was convicted of nine charges including racketeering, firearm possession, armed robbery, and attempted murder owing to his connection with the Nine Trey Bloods gang.