Is Lil Tjay Dead
According to reports, Lil Tjay, who was shot multiple times on June 22 in Edgewater, New Jersey, is still unconscious.
According to TMZ, the rapper has barely made a few leg movements following emergency surgery for the gunshot wounds. Lil Tjay, whose real name is Tione Jayden Merritt, sustained injuries that are not currently known to the general public.
Lil Tjay Health Status
After being wounded in New Jersey, Lil Tjay had surgery early on Wednesday.
Lil Tjay fans are in fears after a widely spread speculation, claiming that Lil Tjay has been left brain dead and will remain paralyzed for the rest of his life after being shot seven times.
This week, we learned heartbreaking information regarding Lil Tjay. On Wednesday morning in New Jersey, the rapper from New York was shot numerous times, necessitating immediate surgery. Fans have been praying for his recovery, and it now appears like there is a chance he will. The road to recovery, though, can be a protracted one.
Tjay is still unconscious after yesterday’s shooting, according to the most recent information from TMZ. Despite the fact that the surgery was successful, those familiar with the issue reported that he is only moving his legs. A CAT scan is currently planned for the rapper.
Arrest Of Lil Tjay Shooter
In connection with the shooting of rapper Lil Tjay, authorities in New Jersey have made an arrest.
Mohamed Konate of New York was detained and charged with attempted murder, armed robbery, and firearms offenses, the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office announced in a news statement on Wednesday. According to the office’s investigation with the Edgewater, New Jersey Police Department, Konate, 27, attempted to rob Lil Tjay, 21, Jeffrey Valdez, 21, and Antoine Boyd, 19, with a gun.
According to the press statement, Lil Tjay, whose real name is Tione Merritt, was shot many times by Konate while Boyd, 22, was shot just once.
At 12:08 a.m. on Wednesday, the Edgewater Police Department responded to reports of a shooting at The Promenade in Edgewater, according to the authorities. Lil Tjay was discovered on the site, but Boyd was discovered at a nearby Exxon gas station with just a single gunshot wound.
According to the press release, both victims were sent to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Lil Tjay needed emergency surgery after the incident, according to TMZ, but the extent of his wounds is yet unknown.
According to the prosecutor’s office, Konate has been charged with three counts of first-degree murder, three counts of first-degree armed robbery, second-degree unlawful possession of a weapon, second-degree possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, second-degree certain persons not to possess a firearm, and fourth-degree aggravated assault. Detectives from the Bergen County Prosecutor’s Office and the New York City Police Department detained the New Yorker, and his extradition to New Jersey is still pending.
Boyd and Valdez, both 24, who were with Lil Tjay at the time of the incident, were also detained and charged with second-degree unauthorized possession of a weapon, according to authorities.
It’s uncertain whether they have council.