Akon was the victim of a car theft in Atlanta.
According to a police report obtained by XXL Tuesday, May 25, the Senegalese-American singer, née Aliaune Thiam, informed the Atlanta Police Department shortly before midnight on Monday May 24 that her White Range Rover SUV had been stolen from a QuikTrip gas station located at 761 , boulevard Sidney Marcus. . Akon told authorities he left his car running while pumping gasoline from the passenger side of the vehicle.
The rapper noticed the SUV pulling away as he put gasoline in the vehicle. When the unidentified driver who stole the SUV left the gas station, AkonThe car ride was followed by a black BMW. The iPhone and other personal belongings of the “Locked Up” artist were in the SUV when it was picked up.
The police report notes that after examining the surveillance camera footage, Akon stopped at the pump at 11:37 p.m. and the suspect stopped at the pump next to the founder of Konvict Muzik two minutes later. The suspect exited the BMW sedan from the passenger seat and jumped into Akon’s vehicle.
Akon told authorities his car was being tracked via the “Find My iPhone” app because his phone had been left in the car. The SUV was located at one address and another shortly thereafter. The final address was in Forest Park, Georgia and according to the DPA newsletter, Forest Park City Police Department recovered vehicle.
The report also states that additional items were stolen, including Akon’s Louis Vuitton luggage valued at $ 6,500, miscellaneous luggage valued at $ 250, a diamond chain for $ 25,000 and the rapper’s passport. . It is not known whether these personal effects were returned to Akon.
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