One member of Nicki Minaj's touring crew was killed and another seriously injured early Wednesday morning following an altercation in Philadelphia, where rehearsals for Minaj's upcoming trek were underway. "Two members of my team were stabbed last night in Philly. One was killed," the rapper tweeted. "They had only been there for two days rehearsing for the tour."
De'Von Pickett, a roadie, was killed after an argument broke out at Philadelphia's Che Bar & Grill. Eric Parker, another man involved with Minaj's rehearsals, survived multiple stab wounds to his side in the incident and was taken to an area hospital in critical condition, TMZ reports.