Comedian Rickey Smiley thanks for the wave of support and expresses his anger over the shooting of his 19-year-old daughter Aaryn Smiley in Houston on Sunday evening.
The University of Baylor student was allegedly a passenger in a car when she was stopped in the middle of an alleged road rage incident involving two other vehicles while waiting at a red light and was hit three times.
After extremely tense and terrifying hours, Smiley went to Instagram Monday afternoon to reveal that her “daughter is out of surgery” and that she “is fine !! Thank you for your prayers !!!! ‘
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Tragic: Comedian Rickey Smiley revealed 19-year-old daughter Aaryn was shot three times in an alleged road rage incident in Houston on Sunday evening
The 51-year-old comedian and stand-up actor revealed on his radio show Monday morning that Aaryn was on her way to a Whataburger location when she was caught in the crossfire.
“I’m so angry right now,” he said at the Rickey Smiley Morning Show, adding, “I went to bed around 8:30 or 9 am and woke up with text messages. “
To make matters worse, Aaryn’s family could not be with them due to the isolation of patients following the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Horrible: The standing actor’s daughter shared a photo of the bloody car she was driving in when it was caught in the crossfire at a red light
Terrifying: Baylor University student Aaryn Smiley revealed that she was hit in the legs with “armored rifle bullets” designed to penetrate ballistic armor
“It’s the most terrifying thing that has ever happened to me. I won’t be out of the hospital for a while and I won’t be able to walk for a while due to nerve damage, “the teen captioned an Instagram Story photo showing the interior of the car in which she was driving covered in blood.
“The scariest thing is that I’m alone. They will not let me see my parents or let anyone in because of lust. I am terrified.’
In another article, Aaryn revealed that her legs had been hit by “armored rifle bullets” designed to penetrate ballistic armor.
‘The [bullet] who hit me on the head was not one of them and ended up in the car. God. Words cannot describe how grateful I am for being alive right now, ”she added.
Alone: Aaryn, 19, explained how scary it was not having family by your side because of the isolation protocols in place due to the COVID-19 pandemic
Recovery: Smiley revealed that her “daughter has managed to get out of her operation” and “that she is doing very well!” later Monday in a social media post
Later that day, Smiley uploaded a video to YouTube, where he expressed his frustrations about gun violence and how he “can’t think right” since learning about the ordeal.
“I cannot imagine what the parents must go through with which the child was killed,” could be heard by saying in the selfie video.
According to the Houston Police Service, the occupant (s) of one of the vehicles shot at three men who were at the same stop light. They all suffered non-life threatening injuries.
Police say no suspects in police custody United States today.
Heartbreaking: Smiley uploaded a video to YouTube, where he expressed his frustrations about gun violence and how he “can’t think right” since learning about the ordeal
Consequences: Aaryn said she could not walk for a while due to nerve damage