Wyclef Jean -- Shot in Haiti, Released from Hospital
3/20/2011 10:59 AM PT
Wyclef Jean was shot in the hand yesterday just outside Port-au-Prince in Haiti.
He was treated at a local hospital and released.
A rep for the singer said the bullet just grazed his hand and he's doing well, saying, "He’s fine now. It happened late yesterday night and he was released after a couple hours.”
The shooting comes on the eve of the presidential elections. Wyclef was a candidate but ruled ineligible because of residency requirements.
UPDATE: Wyclef says he hadjust left his car, when he heard gunfire. He saysthe next thing he noticed ... he saw blood on his shirt and shoes. He has noidea who fired shots or whether he was even the target.