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Blueface Hospitalized After Being Stabbed During Gym Workout

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, August 23, (2023) – Rapper and Reality TV star Blueface was hospitalized on Wednesday morning after being stabbed during an altercation at the Kaminsky Boxing Gym located in Reseda. The occurred while the artist was engaged in a workout session for an upcoming boxing match.

Around 10:30 a.m., the Los Angeles Police Department received a call regarding an assault with a deadly weapon in the 7000 block of Reseda Boulevard, where the boxing gym is situated. Officer Tony Im, a representative of the department, verified that was present at the gym during the incident.

The victim, a male individual who sustained a stab wound, was conscious and breathing when paramedics arrived at the scene, according to Im. Although the spokesperson did not explicitly identify Blueface as the victim, it was widely understood that the rapper was involved in the incident. The alleged assailant fled the scene in a black Tesla Model S without license plates.

Details about the incident are still emerging, but according to reports, an altercation unfolded between Blueface and another individual at the gym. The disagreement escalated quickly, leading to a physical altercation in which the rapper sustained a stab wound. Prompt medical attention was provided, and Blueface was swiftly transported to a local medical facility for treatment.

Trainer David Kaminsky, who was present during the altercation, recounted that the man entered the gym with hostile intent, shouting threats before engaging in a heated argument with Blueface.

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Blueface took to social media to provide insight into the incident. In an Instagram post, he shared footage from the moments leading up to the incident and explained that he would be unable to participate in his scheduled boxing match due to the injuries he sustained.

The 26 years old rapper captioned the Instagram post with the following message: “I won't be able to fight October 14th due to a injury won't have enough time to heal don't say I ducked none bro came with a dog an a knife at 10am”

The altercation resulted in Blueface suffering a stab wound to his leg. The rapper's injuries were not reported to be severe, but he announced that he would be unable to participate in his scheduled October 14 boxing match due to the incident.

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The video of Blueface concluded prior to the reported stabbing, but a subsequent clip surfaced on social media, showing the rapper's leg bandaged with visible bloodstains.

Blueface was set to face TikTok star Salt Papi in a boxing match scheduled for October 14, 2023, in Manchester. The bout was intended to be a part of the Misfits X DAZN: The Prime Card event, which was also slated to feature high-profile matches such as Logan Paul vs. Dillon Danis and KSI vs. Tommy Fury. However, due to the recent stabbing incident, it remains uncertain whether the fight between Blueface and Salt Papi will proceed as planned.

Law enforcement is actively investigating the incident, and the suspected assailant remains at large. The Los Angeles Police Department is appealing to the public for any information that might aid in identifying and locating the individual responsible for the stabbing.

The circumstances surrounding the altercation continue to be investigated by law enforcement as fans and the public await further updates on Blueface's condition and the ongoing investigation.

Written by: Silvia Tine

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