It’s been almost two months since Tory Lanez allegedly shot Megan Thee Stallion and insiders are “involved” that the “LUV” rapper has not but been charged over the incident.
“This case is open and shut and I’m very involved that we’re nonetheless lingering right here,” a supply solely instructed Web page Six on Wednesday. “It’s not being handled with the identical stage of sources and focus as if it was a white school pupil.”
Sources inform us the Los Angeles District Lawyer’s Workplace has been given the entire proof believed needed to maneuver ahead with the case, together with witness statements, textual content messages, a 911 name, video, and medical information.
The medical information, we’re instructed, show that Megan, 25, was shot as a result of the paperwork state the “Savage” rapper suffered “gunshot wounds” on the night time of the assault. Preliminary media studies acknowledged she lower her toes with glass.
“This isn’t in dispute,” the insider mentioned.
Megan initially didn’t identify her assailant, however sources solely revealed to Web page Six in July that Lanez, 28, was the one who allegedly shot her.
“Megan wasn’t going to call names, she wasn’t going to go there — she wasn’t planning on speaking to police,” a supply later instructed us. “She was defending herself. Individuals in her camp and in Tory’s camp shut everybody down so quick you might barely blink. However there have been lies that have been being unfold and she or he wasn’t going to face for it.”
Nonetheless, on Aug. 20, the “Scorching Woman Summer season” rapper publicly accused Lanez of shooting her on her Instagram.
“Sure, this n—a Tory shot me,” she claimed in the video. “You shot me, and you bought your publicist and your individuals going to those blogs lyin’ and s–t. Cease lyin’. Why lie?”
We’re instructed Megan’s public claims and Lanez’s oblique feedback in the press have all turn into a part of the LADA’s information.
“The case is continuing, it’s simply not continuing with the identical urgency as I believe it might,” an insider mentioned. “It’s reckless, in my opinion, to delay. There’s dangers concerned for those who don’t do one thing.”
Roc Nation lawyer Alex Spiro solely instructed Web page Six that he and his group have been fully cooperative. Megan is signed to Roc Nation.
“I can verify we’ve turned over our investigation and information to the LA District Lawyer’s workplace and that we stay involved that, given the irrefutable proof, they’ve but to take motion,” Spiro mentioned.
As of Thursday, Lanez has solely been charged with gun possession costs after police pulled him over in his SUV, following the alleged shooting, and located a firearm in his automobile.
A spokesperson for LADA instructed us there are not any updates on the case and that “LAPD is investigating.”
“We’re awaiting the outcomes of the total investigation, together with lab evaluation of bodily proof,” Officer Ricardo Santiago added. “As prosecutors, we’re ethically and legally required to evaluate the entire proof in a case earlier than deciding whether or not or to not file prison costs. Race is rarely a consideration.”
LAPD instructed us, “Hollywood space detectives introduced the case to the District Lawyer’s Workplace.”
A rep for Lanez was not out there for remark.