New York rapper ASAP Rocky was the victim of a home invasion on May 17. TMZ reports that arm assailant approached Rocky’s home around 11:30 Tuesday night. When a woman answered the door, they ambushed their way into the home with guns. Rocky himself wasn’t there when this all went down.
Law enforcement sources told TMZ that the robbers grabbed the woman, who is a relative of Rocky’s, and forced her to show them around the home where they took an estimated $1.5 million worth of jewelry and other property. They also tried to snatch a safe but left it on the sidewalk after jumping into their getaway vehicle.
Authorities believe that this wasn’t a random incident, but rather a highly-targeted job.
This incident adds to a slew of robbery incidents in the LA. area involving celebs. Rocky’s alleged girlfriend Kendall Jenner had her home burglarized back in March, and last year her sister Kylie had a scare as well. In 2015, Chris Brown was the victim of a home invasion, to which he blamed his friends for.