According to The Source, Love and Hip Hop: Atlanta stars Stevie J and Mimi Faust are reportedly lucky to be alive today, following a massive shooting in downtown Charlotte. According to MediaTakeOut.com, Stevie J may possibly have gotten into a confrontation that led to the shooting, which Charlotte media reports involved at least one AK-47 and several dozen automatic gunshots. Mimi Faust and Stevie J were at the annual CIAA Basketball Tournament in Charlotte this past weekend at the city’s Club Empire late Saturday night. According to an eyewitness,
”Stevie got into it with someone in the club and they had a lot of friends. Before you know it, a bunch of people jumped Stevie and Mimi.”
Apparently Stevie J and Mimi Faust managed to leave the fight without getting hit, suffering only minor injuries. However, the goons that they were fighting weren’t done. Allegedly they were followed and at least one of people from the altercation opened fire with a machine gun on the hotel and the van the pair had been driving in. According to two police three people were arrested in connection to the shooting.