Lil Reese Says He Had ‘Hella Luck’ Discharge From Hospital Following Shooting


Lil Reese is lucky to be alive and he knows it. The Chicago drill rapper who was shot in the neck last week in his hometown and listed in critical condition after the incident was discharged over the weekend and shared his good fortune with his fans. "Made 4 it Lifes a gamble I got hella luck," he wrote alongside a photo that shows off the surgical staples snaking up the front of his throat.


Made 4 it Lifes a gamble I got hella luck —

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He also tweeted out a thank you to everyone who supported him during his hospitalization, writing, "I appreciate everybody keeping me in they prayers tho I can't lie thank y'all no matter what you do out here always talk to god." 

The rapper (born Tavares Taylor), was shot on Nov. 11 at a busy intersection in Country Club Hills, a south suburban Chicago neighborhood and was initially listed in critical condition with a gunshot wound to the neck. He was attacked by an unknown assailant, with police reportedly discovering a vehicle with fresh blood in the driver's seat and on the ground beside the door. Witnesses also said a man had taken the victim from the scene.