Lil Tjay Was Shot In Attempted Robbery?!
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CBS - Authorities say Lil Tjay, legal name Tione Jayden Merritt, was shot several times shortly after midnight on June 22 at the Promenade, a mixed-use development in Edgewater, New Jersey. Two friends, identified by authorities as Jeffrey Valdez, 24, and Antoine Boyd, 22, were with Merritt at the time of the shooting. Upon arriving at the scene, officers found Merritt “with multiple gunshot wounds” and Boyd “with a single gunshot wound.” The shooter in question, a New York City man later identified as Mohamed Konate, 27, was charged with attempted murder along with a botched robbery attempt.