New Jersey rapper Lil Tjay is reportedly shot and has surgery

Rapper Lil Tjay has allegedly gone through crisis medical procedure subsequent to being shot in New Jersey.

In an early-morning tweet, the Bergen County examiner's office said that its significant wrongdoings 

unit and the Edgewater Police Department are researching a shooting with two casualties that

happened around 12 PM Wednesday at 14 The Promenade, a shopping center in Edgewater.

TMZ detailed Wednesday that one of the casualties was the 21-year-old rapper and that he was going 

through a medical procedure. The degree of his injuries and his condition were not yet known.

Agents for the rapper, whose given name is Tione Jayden Merritt, and for the examiner's

office didn't promptly answer Wednesday to The Times' solicitations for input.

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