Zoey Dollaz broke his silence on Monday since being shot in Miami over a week ago.
The Florida rapper posted a statement on his Instagram and Twitter, thanking everyone who reached out to him or offered their support since the shooting that took place on December 9th.
“To everybody that reached out to me I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart!” Zoey Dollaz wrote. “To everyone that sent out prayers for me, thank you because it worked! Grateful for your support & prayers I needed them! Please continue to pray for me as I go through this healing recovery & get back on my feet & back to doing what I do. Beyond grateful & lucky to be alive. [It’s] very hard for me to get back to everybody that reached out because it’s so many but I want everyone to know I am more than thankful for all the love!!!!!”
To further explain how lucky he feels to be alive, Zoey Dollaz shared images of his vehicle damaged by multiple bullet shots to the driver’s side of the car. One photo shows the inside of the car, where the interior has multiple bloodstains.
The rapper was reportedly shot just after midnight while driving his Mercedes sedan after leaving a party. Authorities say a silver SUV pulled alongside the rapper’s Mercedes and fired multiple gunshots, hitting Zoey in the leg five times.
Original 12/10/2020 9:26am:
Rapper Zoey Dollaz is reportedly in stable condition after being shot in Miami.
Zoey’s manager told Miami’s NBC6 that he was shot just after midnight while driving his Mercedes sedan on the Julia Tuttle Causeway on Wednesday (December 9) night after leaving a party. Authorities say a silver SUV pulled alongside the rapper’s Mercedes and fired multiple gunshots, hitting Zoey in the leg five times. An unknown female passenger was also in the car with Zoey, but wasn’t harmed in the incident.
Florida Highway Patrol released a statement on the incident, which reads, “The victim stated he was coming from a private party in Miami Beach but did not have any altercations prior to the shooting incident.”