It is now confirmed Ross was behind the wheel at the time of the crash. The female passenger has been revealed as Shateria L. Moragne-el who reportedly is dating Ross. Cops say neither of the two suffered any harm or injury. The alleged suspects fled the scene before the cops hit the scene.
Details of the incident started spreading early Monday. A Rolls-Royce crashed into a building on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale early Monday. Police are on the scene of the accident, which also reportedly involved a shooting. WSVN-Channel 7 is reporting that shots were fired at the Rolls in which a “famous rapper” was riding before the car went into the building. Police are on the street marking bullet shells in the 1500 block of Las Olas. The road is shut down to traffic. (Bradenton Herald)
Other reports from witnesses came out as well.
Witnesses heard several shots ring out in the area of 1410 E Las Olas Blvd., around 5 a.m. Police said the bullets missed the Rolls Royce but the vehicle slammed into the Floridian Restaurant. Luckily, police said no one was injured by the gunfire. Several businesses in the area were hit by bullets. According to the restaurant’s manager, a famous rapper was seen getting out of the Rolls Royce. Police have not confirmed this information. The vehicle has since been towed from the scene. (WSVN)
At first the rappers identity was hidden but after a short time witnesses identified the rapper as Rick Ross.