Update 04/23/2021 9:05pm:
Baby Blue appears to be in good spirits after his brother, and Pretty Ricky groupmate Spectacular shared a photo of him laughing while on a FaceTime call.
"Just trying to keep him in good spirits," Spectacular wrote on IG. "Doctor said he's healing fast. Thank you for all the text, calls, and prayers for my brother and family."
Update 04/22/2021 10:47am:
He wrote, "Thank you everyone for your thoughts and prayers. I'm still in ICU but I'm ok on the road to recovery. The bullet traveled [through] my [lungs] is in stuck in my back. I have to learn to breathe & walk again. I have a great medical team here at the hospital. God Got Me."
Baby Blue added in his caption, "Literally woke up out a coma to thousands of texts and messages. Love yall!"
Update 04/22/2021 9:11am:
Pretty Ricky artist Spectacular Smith spoke to TMZ about his brother and fellow groupmate Baby Blue's condition after he was shot at a bowling alley in Davie, Florida during a single release party. Spectacular Smith revealed that Baby Blue remains in the ICU after the bullet pierced his lung, leading him to be on a breathing machine in the hospital. Smith added that his parents are the only people who have been able to visit Baby Blue, due to COVID restrictions.
According to TMZ, Baby Blue was shot when two men tried to rob him for his gold chain. He reportedly tried to grab the gun from one of the robbers so they wouldn't shoot his cousin, and Baby Blue was hit in the shoulder, with the bullet also piercing his lung. Footage of the aftermath, posted by Hollywood Unlocked, shows Baby Blue's cousin screaming out for help while Baby Blue is lying on the ground.
More details to come.
Original 04/21/2021 11:26am:
Pretty Ricky artist Baby Blue was shot in Miami during a party for his latest single "Jerry Rice" at Sparez bowling alley, according to Hollywood Unlocked.
A message was shared from Baby Blue's official Instagram page with Hollywood Unlocked, which states that Baby Blue was fending off two armed men from robbing him when he was shot. His team states that Baby Blue is in critical condition and fighting for his life at a Miami hospital.
More details are not known at this time, but we'll be sure to update you as more information is available.