Megan Thee Stallion is sitting down with “CBS This Morning” in her first tv interview addressing the 2020 taking pictures allegedly involving rapper Tory Lanez.
The present shared an excerpt Sunday the place the rapper talks with Gayle King in regards to the moments that led to the taking pictures, and when Lanez allegedly opened hearth.
“It was an argument as a result of I used to be able to go and all people else wasn’t able to go. However that’s, like, regular buddy stuff,” Megan stated. “We fuss about foolish stuff on a regular basis. However I by no means put my palms on anyone. I by no means raised my voice too loud. Like, this was considered one of them occasions the place it was, like, it shouldn’t have gotten this loopy.”
It’s been virtually two years since Meg was leaving a Kylie Jenner get together within the Hollywood Hills with Lanez and a buddy from Houston [believed to be Kelsey Nicole], and Meg stated there was an argument within the automotive as a result of she needed to depart and the others didn’t.
“It was an argument as a result of I used to be able to go and all people else wasn’t able to go. However that’s, like, regular buddy stuff,” Megan Thee Stallion informed “CBS Mornings” co-host Gayle King. “It shouldn’t have gotten this loopy.”
Meg then gave additional particulars on how the argument shortly escalated and turned violent after she obtained out of the automotive. She accuses Lanez of firing a gun at her a number of occasions. She additionally confirmed that, previous to taking pictures, Lanez informed her to “Dance, b****”, one thing a detective additionally reported that the rapper stated.
“So I get out of the automotive and it’s like all the pieces occurs so quick. And all I hear is that this man screaming. And he stated, ‘Dance, b***.’ And he began taking pictures. And I’m identical to, ‘Oh, my God.’ Like, he shot a few occasions. And I used to be so scared,” she informed King.
She emotionally went on to inform Gayle how scared she was after all the pieces escalated.
“He’s standing up over the window taking pictures. And I didn’t even need to transfer. I didn’t need to transfer too fast… If I take the incorrect step, I don’t know if he’s gonna shoot one thing that’s, like, tremendous vital. I don’t know if he may shoot me and kill me… I used to be actually scared ’trigger I had by no means been shot at earlier than.”
Megan posted photos of the injuries she suffered, allegedly from the incident. As for Lanez, he was formally charged in October 2020 with one rely of assaulting Megan Thee Stallion with a semiautomatic firearm in a fashion that “personally inflicted nice bodily damage,” and one rely of carrying a hid, loaded, and unregistered firearm in a automobile.
Quick ahead to earlier this month, he was briefly detained for violating a protecting order that barred him from contacting both in individual or in any other case. Lanez beforehand pleaded not responsible to all expenses; if convicted as charged, he’s dealing with a most sentence of twenty-two years and eight months in jail.
The case is anticipated to go to trial in September of this 12 months. Lanez pleaded not responsible to all expenses.
Gayle King’s interview with Megan Thee Stallion airs on CBS MORNINGS, Monday, April 25, 7:00-9:00 AM, ET.
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