03/11/2015 01:43 pm ET | Updated Mar 11, 2015

Reported Shooting At Lil Wayne's Miami Home Was A Hoax


UPDATE: The Miami Beach Police Department said on Wednesday that a reported shooting at Lil Wayne's home appears to be a hoax:

Lil Wayne also confirmed that the phone call to police was simply a prank:

PREVIOUSLY: Police have been called to Lil Wayne's Miami home following an alleged shooting, multiple outlets report.

According to a police spokesperson, an unnamed individual called saying that he had shot four people inside the house.

TMZ reports that the rapper was not at home at the time of the alleged shooting. Lil Wayne's record label, Young Money, also confirmed in a tweet that he was not home:

Lil Wayne's rep was not immediately available to comment.

This is a developing story.


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