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Waka Flocka

Gunshots Fired

at Tour Bus

2/16/2011 8:20 PM PST BY TMZ STAFF

Rapper Waka Flocka dodged multiple bullets today during a gun battle in Charlotte, NC ... according to eyewitnesses.

Waka Flocka Shooting
We're told Waka -- real name Juaquin Malphurs -- was on his tour bus outside a car stereo shop when two cars pulled up next to the bus and opened fire. Waka was not hit.

An eyewitness tells us Waka's security team returned fire on the cars and hit at least one of them. Waka's publicist confirms his security team fired shots -- and says the bus was shot 4 times.

FOXCharlotte is reporting police have detained multiple people -- and that one person was shot in the shoulder.

WCNC in Charlotte aired footage (above) of police on the scene with a man in handcuffs.

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46.

Melissa    

Problem is there were innocent people there, including my brother!!! Stupid thugs!

1158 days ago
47.

BK Finest    

Last I checked Waka was a blood and all it takes for a crip to shoot at you is to be a blood. So can you blame the rapper? Yes! poor judgement... A rappers life expectancy is short anyway why become a trophy kill for a rival gang... smdh

1158 days ago
48.

Jaylyn    

He's probably dropping a CD soon; this will help him sell more units. SMH Is this really what Hip Hop has come to? SMDH

1158 days ago
49.

Bonkers    

Who the hell is this?

1158 days ago
50.

MRS.HOLMES    

man just leave waka alone.... THIS MAN IS DOING GOOD AND DONT NEED ALL OF THE EXTRA BULL****....

1158 days ago
51.

Rico Suavy    

What The -ucka is up with Waka Flocka

1158 days ago
52.

Damn Gina    

Now that his hood!

1158 days ago
53.

red    

He shouldn't have been in my city talking ****! Its real out chea this had nothing to do with him being a rapper it has to do with him having a lot of mouth and thinking he a GANGSTA

1158 days ago
54.

Catia    

This is tuly sad. Waka Flocka needs to be in jail. Something always happens when this THUNG is around. Waka and his "Ice Cream Cone" (Gucci)buddy needs to go back to there hood and never be seen or heard from again.
It's not about race here. it's about gun control in the US. We need to control ourselves and not act like a bunch of animals and want to shoot someone up everyime something goes bad.

1158 days ago
55.

Black Man     

for all of those who said something about illetracy you need a course in comprehension. The article said someone a coward shot at the Trail and his security(get it dumb ass his security shot back)it also said in the article that waka was involved but it also said and get this dumb ass he personally did'nt shoot back, it was HIS security that shot back. just enough for some I want to save america from rapper Police officer to foam at the mouth and want to arrest any and everything.

No there is no shoot out with Garth Brook and other artist of that nature but we don't go to those kid of event's because nobody in my neighborhood ever roped a damn cow or cryed over loosing a pick up truck or a damn ass dog.

1158 days ago
56.

RANKS    

Rappers=Devil worshippers....If u live a gangsta life u should take on the responsibility....

1158 days ago
57.

Anon    

Stop shooting at this dude. Your making him think he's Tupac!

1158 days ago
58.

shaun    

ppl are grown so dont blame it on rap.... and white folks are over dosing on all these drugs and got kids doing that **** to right??? dont judge, only god can judge any body...

1158 days ago
59.

LaLa    

He is such a lame.....

1158 days ago
60.

Collin     

You old ****s should just not comment you people have no clue of nothing it takes a lot of skill to do that **** even if waka isn't the best at it

1158 days ago
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