Rapper Young Dolph shot in Hollywood

Young Dolph has had a good year musically this year, but it seems that everyone is not happy with his success. Young Dolph was shot this at again and was actually hit at a shot store called The Shoe Palace in Hollywood, California this afternoon. When the story broke Sources reported that Young Dolph’s has no life-threatening injuries and is in stable condition, but according to KTLA he is actually in critical condition. This is the second attempt on Young Dolph’s life this year, the rapper’s bulletproof printer van was shot up over 100 times in Charlotte, during CIAA but this time he wasn’t so lucky. The LAPD has confirmed that Yo Gotti was involved in the shooting which took place at the Loews Hotel in Hollywood on Tuesday (Sept. 26)  where the two clicks got into an altercation which led to gun-fire. We will continue to update the this story as more details emerge, be sure to check back soon for up to date info. Check out the video footage below.


“Police were called to the scene at about 1:12 p.m., LAPD Officer Sal Ramirez said. Dolph was transported with a gunshot wound and police initially said he was in stable condition, before later saying his condition was actually critical.

Dolph was shot after getting into an “argument” with three other people outside the Loews Hotel shortly after 1 p.m., Aguilar said.

“They had an argument, which escalated to a physical fight,” Aguilar said. “At one point, Young Dolph was knocked to the ground. And then one of the suspects pulled out a handgun and began shooting at him.”

She said the rapper managed to get up and run into a nearby store. Aerial video from Sky5 showed police investigating outside the Shoe Palace store, which is next to the hotel.

She said police are still trying to figure out who the shooter is.

“We have one individual detained. We’re not sure if that was the person who shot Young Dolph,” she said, adding that the person detained may have only been involved in the fight outside the Loews Hotel.- KTLA