Keak Da Sneak In Stable Condition After Richmond, California, Shot
The hyphy movement pioneer was shot several times.
Richmond, CA – Keak Da Sneak, a pioneer in the Bay Area's hyphy movement, is in stable condition after being shot in Richmond, California, on the morning of Monday (21 August).
Police say he was shot several times at a gas station. The police arrived at the site around 5:30 in the morning and Keak was rushed to a hospital trauma center, according to the East Bay Times. Authorities have not identified any suspects at this time.
Details are still scarce, but Keak (real name is Charles Williams) is said to be in critical condition with life-threatening injuries in a point. He is currently in recovery after surgery.
Richmond PD confirms Charles Williams, the popular rapper known as @KeakDaSneak in critical condition after being shot this morning #keakdasneak pic.twitter.com/zjwjX6SGMV
— Jodi Hernandez (@JodiHernandezTV) August 21, 2017
Mistah F. A. B. and Thizzler on the Roof, a prominent Bay Area Hip-Hop site, have provided small updates on Keak of the situation.
#OnThisDateInHipHop, #MistahFAB gives us an update on #KeakDaSneak of the state, after receiving a shot in #Richmond. #Message!! @hemightdntgotit with the dime...
A post shared by Reviving the hip-Hop day-to-Day 📆 (@onthisdateinhiphop) on August 21, 2017, at 12:14pm PDT
UPDATE: We say that @KeakDaSneak are just out of surgery and is in stable condition. Keep sending your prayers and positive energy your way 🙏
— Thizzler On The Roof (@TheThizzler) August 21, 2017
The incident marks the second time Keak has been filmed in the year 2017. Previously, he was wounded in a shootout on January 20, though their injuries were not as severe as her present.
We want to send our deepest prayers and wishing a speedy recovery 🙏🙏🙏 to our good friend #keakdasneak. We are sad to hear that shortly after keak and @donpofficial C. O. O. of #allbaymusicmagazine took this photo was shot!! Fortunately he is doing well and will be back as yadada!!