BREAKING: Top US rapper gunned down in broad daylight in Hollywood

TOP rap artist Young Dolph has suffered multiple injuries after he was shot multiple times in a Hollywood street.

The rapper was just outside the famous Shoe Palace in Hollywood when he was hit.Emergency services were nearby and responded immediately.No arrests have yet been made and it is unclear how many people opened fire.

The condition of the Chicago-born rapper, 32, is unclear at this stage.His last album Bulletproof reached 36 in the US Billboard charts and the musician has been widely tipped for worldwide fame.

Local newsreader Stephanie Stanton said: “Hollywood shooting victim-Rap Artist Young Dolph suffered multiple gunshot wounds. Taken to area hospital.”

And LAPD officers confirmed a shooting had taken place outside The Shoe Palace.

It is not the first time he has been targeted by gunmen, though.He escaped injury when his 4×4 was sprayed with more than 100 bullets in Charlotte, North Carolina, in March.

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