MIAMI (CBSMiami) – A popular rapper accused of shooting a security guard at a South Florida strip club will remain behind bars.
A judge has denied bond for 21-year-old Lontrell Williams, also known as Pooh Shiesty.READ MORE: South Florida Family Encourages Booster Shots After Vaccinated Relative Dies Of COVID-19
According to police, the rapper was performing at King of Diamonds in Miami over the Memorial Day weekend when cash was knocked out of his pocket. When the crowd went to grab it, Williams reportedly pulled out a gun.READ MORE: 'Unacceptable,' South Florida Haitian Leaders Outraged Over What Happened In Del Rio, Texas
As he was being escorted out, police said he fired a shot that hit a security guard in the ankle.MORE NEWS: COVID-19 Death Toll Tops 53,000 In Florida
He’s been charged with aggravated battery.