The man responsible for fatally hitting Nicki Minaj’s father, Robert Maraj, with his car has reportedly turned himself in.
An arrest was reportedly made on Wednesday morning, and the man who turned himself in is believed to have been responsible for driving the vehicle that fatally struck Robert Maraj. A press conference is expected to be held later today with more information on the suspect. As of right now, details are scarce regarding the man’s identity.
Nicki Minaj has been receiving loads of thoughtful messages from fans as she privately mourns. The superstar rapper has stayed off of social media for weeks, not updating her status as anticipation builds toward new music. It’s unclear how close Nicki was to her father, but they have been pictured together embracing in the past.
In other family-related news for Minaj, the rapper has been privately taking care of her newborn son, raising him with her husband Kenneth Petty. She has posted glimpses of her baby boy, keeping his name a secret from her supporters.
Rest in peace, Robert Maraj.