US rap­per’s lawyer shot in the head

Sunday Mirror (Northern Ireland) - - News - BY KAREN ROCKETT

A LAWYER hired by US rap­per ASAP Rocky for his re­cent as­sault case was shot in the head and ch­est near his home.

Hen­rik Ols­son Lilja was seen fight­ing with a man on the ground be­fore be­ing shot sev­eral times.

The at­tacker fled in a black car and Mr Lilja raised the alarm from a neigh­bour’s flat.

Lo­cal re­ports said a woman lawyer who knew the victim was be­ing held by po­lice.

Mr Lilja was in a se­ri­ous con­di­tion in a Stock­holm hos­pi­tal last night.

The lawyer rep­re­sented ASAP Rocky in his as­sault case be­fore be­ing re­placed.

The rap­per, 30, was found guilty of at­tack­ing a man, 19, on June 30 in Stock­holm, and got a twoyear sus­pended jail term.


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