Rapper Andre Johnson in stable condition, doctors reportedly unable to reattach severed penis
LOS ANGELES — TMZ reports rapper Andre Johnson is in stable condition following an incident on Wednesday, April 16 when he severed his penis and jumped from a Los Angeles apartment building. Although in stable condition, doctors were reportedly unable to reattach his severed appendage.
Johnson was seriously injured after jumping from the second level of the building in North Hollywood, Los Angeles Police Sgt. William Mann said.
Johnson was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center where he currently remains.
Details about what triggered the incident were not available.
Johnson has been a member of Northstar, a Long Beach, California, hip hop group that was part of the Wu-Tang Clan family, according to the Wu-Tang Clan website. He performs under the name Christ Bearer.
His recording credits include “When the Guns Come Out,” which was included on the soundtrack of the 2004 film “Blade: Trinity,” according to the Internet Movie Database.
CNN’s Alan Duke contributed to this report