Last night (June 10), David Ortiz aka Big Papi was shot in his native Dominican Republic. Every since news of the shooting broke, the news has been trickling in, and getting more outrageous.
Thankfully, Ortiz is reportedly in stable condition. But as details continue to come in, the circumstances that lead to the shooting are taking a strange turn.
Peep what we know so far below.
A Good Man & A Drug Lord?: What We Know About The David Ortiz Shooting was originally published on hiphopwired.com
1. Back home…
Ortiz was back in home in his native Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.
2. Home invasion?
Initial reports said Ortiz was shot during a burglary attempt. But cops say he was at a club/bar in East Santo Domingo.
3. The man who shot Ortiz…
The shooter was detained and proceeded to get stomped out for his audacity.
4. A Good Man…
"The doctor in emergency says that David Ortiz said, 'Please do not let me die; I am a good man.' Shot between the left side of the lower back and left through the abdomen." https://t.co/6LsS0wElZj— Jared Carrabis (@Jared_Carrabis) June 10, 2019
Before going into surgery, Ortiz pleaded with the doc to take care of him.
5. Reportedly, Ortiz suffered damage to his liver, gall bladder and his colon…
Periodista Leo López @DeporteLeoLopez asistente de David Ortiz en asuntos de prensa y negocios a ESPN Digital: "A Ortiz tuvieron que extirparle partes de los intestinos y el colón y sacarle la vesícula. Su hígado también recibió daños".— Enrique Rojas/ESPN (@Enrique_Rojas1) June 10, 2019
6. Boston Red Sox
Ortiz’s old team, the Boston Red Sox, will be flying Ortiz to Boston to continue his treatment and recovery.
7. Plot twist…Source:Getty
The Daily Mail is reporting Ortiz was shot by hired gunman, and go further to say they were a pair of cops hired by a local drug dealer. Bruh…
8. Bruh 2X
I'm not saying it's true; I'm just saying that if it's true, David Ortiz having the balls to sleep with a drug lord's wife is more impressive than any of his amazing accomplishments on the diamond. Get that statute built outside of Fenway already.— W.G. Snuffy, Esq. 🇺🇸 (@iamthedriving) June 10, 2019
Allegedly, the drug lord was upset because Ortiz slept with his wife. Yeah, that’ll do it.