Written by Alexandra Maurice
Best known for his 2020 hit “Beat Box”, rapper SpotemGottem was shot on the highway in Miami Friday, September 17th, morning.
The Jacksonville rapper was driving in his Dodge Charger on I-95 when the car was hit with 22 bullets on the drivers side.
SpotemGottem was taken to the hospital along with another man who was in the backseat who also suffered bullet wounds to both of his legs.
The Miami Herald stated that this drive by shooting happened two months after and incident that involved the rapper being arrested in a hotel by Federal Marshalls for his participation in an assault case involving a weapon.
Florida Police stated SpotemGottem and his crew confronted a garage attendant for an $80 fee and that he pointed a gun at the attendant from his back seat.
He was charged with aggravated assault with a firearm, accessory after the fact, and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
The rapper pleaded not guilty.
SpotemGottem and the man who was in the backseat are both alive and in stable condition.