BREAKING NEWS: Nicki Minaj’s father, Robert Maraj, has died after a hit-and-run accident in New York.
According to recent reports, Nicki Minaj’s father, Robert Maraj, has died after being severely hit in an accident in New York City. According to TMZ, Robert Maraj was walking between Roslyn Road and Raff Avenue on Friday night when he got struck in a hit and run accident.
According to Nassau County Police, they reported that the vehicle that hit Robert Maraj left him alone and drove off right after the hit. Doctors then stated Maraj was in critical condition due to the hit and run, after they sent him to the hospital.
Due to his injuries, Maraj passed away over the weekend. Robert Maraj was 64 years old when he died. TMZ has not specified the exact time of his death.
We are sending many condolences to Nicki Minaj’s family after this traumatic incident.
Authorities have also revealed that they don’t have a solid description of the vehicle from witnesses that were around during the incident. The Homicide team is still investigating the hit/run accident and is searching for the person who was responsible for the death of Robert Maraj by asking the public to help them identify the culprit.
Even though they are gathering more volunteers to help find the culprit, police have stated that they are having a very hard time finding a strong description of the vehicle and the people that were behind the wheel.
We could imagine the amount of pain Nicki Minaj is currently going through right now. Nicki’s management did confirm the news of her father’s death but didn’t make any further comments. Nicki also hasn’t made any public statement yet. She’s described her own relationship with her father as “toxic” in the past.
Nicki Minaj has also gone into details on how their relationship has grown out of toxicity and into a loving daughter and father bond. The “Pink Friday” rapper shared multiple videos and photos of him on the ‘Gram in the past.
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