Future's Bodyguard Knocked Out Cold By Attacker Outside Airport
By Hayden Brooks
July 22, 2019
Future's bodyguard was the victim of a racially-motivated attacked on Monday (July 22) when he was sucker punched from behind outside of an airport in Ibiza.
As per TMZ, the 35-year-old rapper and his bodyguard were walking through the airport terminal when 10 men approached the star and asked for a photo. "Not today, guys," Future reported told the group because he was tired and just walked off a long flight. Sources close to the situation revealed that the men "erupted in anger and began hurling racial slurs and other epithets," so the bodyguard stepped into the situation. In fact, he went as far as beating up several of the guys, so that the Atlanta rapper could get to his car on the curb.
In footage shared by TMZ, you can see that one guy came from behind and sucker punched the bodyguard, leaving him unconscious. Insiders revealed that the attacker did so with a rock. After the bodyguard fell to the ground, the camera man panned to Future who could be seen far off to the distant at the outdoor entrance of the airport. No word on whether there have been any arrests in the case. Future has yet to comment on the incident.
As the footage goes viral on social media, many have compared this situation to A$AP Rocky's current debacle. Love & Hip Hop: New York star Safaree shared the video on his social media with a strong message for followers. "They need to lock these guys up the same way they doing ASAPRocky!" he wrote. "This is exactly what I'm talking about with this new generation of camera phone punks! This man had his back turned pushing luggage and got punched for what? That man could’ve hit his head on the floor and died! Then they stomped his head while he was unconscious! These men are traveling the world providing for their families and gotta deal with pieces of sh*t like this trying ppl because they wanna go viral!! They do everything to protect so called fans but the celebrity is who's at risk everyday stepping out of the house! These dudes are Pathetic!"
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