Megan Hawkins is a model who was shot at the MTV VMAs weekend album release party in L.A. hosted by Chris Brown where music mogul Suge Knight was shot several times. Recovering, she shared photos on Instagram of herself in her hospital room.
The 19-year-old Megan Hawkins had modeled for the likes of YSL but now she has achieved notoriety in an unexpected and unwanted manner as she was shot in the behind. According to reports, she was “grazed” by a bullet and is recovering. She herself shared pictures of herself documenting her progress at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.
On the eve of the MTV VMAs the news broke of the altercation at a night club, 1 Oak, in Los Angeles. What should have been just another routine party, with its share of celebrity attendees — reportedly including the likes of Avril Lavigne, Mark Ballas, and Derek Hough — become something altogether different.
The majority of the press attention to the violent episode has gone to Suge Knight, co-founder of Death Row Records, who was shot six times according to Page Six. Photos and video of him being taken to the hospital in an ambulance have been widely seen on the Internet.
However this being in a public place, and a night club no less, there were bystanders also injured. Megan Hawkins is among them.
While she had been an unknown, Megan Hawkins’ bio and future life will be linked with this unfortunate episode of all-too prevalent violence in the entertainment world. The 5’11” tall blonde-haired, blue-eyed high fashion model, who has worked for such designers as Chanel and YSL, is active on Instagram, as noted.
A gallery of pictures is below, including the picture from the hopspital.
Photos: Megan Hawkins
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