The Second Annual Rick Ross Be Out Day was interrupted by gunfire today (August 6), AllHipHop.com has learned.
The annual event took place in Carol City Park and offered the local community a day of food, and fun sponsored by Rick Ross himself.
The event went off without a hitch, until Ross took the stage and thats when the gunfire erupted.
He was giving back to the community when this happened, a source on the scene told AllHipHop.com in an exclusive statement. Rick and the whole Poe Boy team got on stage and thats when someone in the crowd started shooting.
The shooting resulted in a number of people fleeing the area in fear of their lives, the witness added. Rick Ross Be Out Day provides local children with back-to-school necessities.
The annual Rick Ross Be Out Scholarship is normally presented at the event, which was also sponsored by The City of Miami Gardens and The Childrens Trust.
Police have confirmed the shooting with AllHipHop.com and have revealed that one man is in custody, while another man remains at large.