Dallas Police Release Nicki Minaj's Hotel Palomar Incident Report
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The story goes something like this: Minaj and a 28-year-old black male by the name of
Kind of what we were expecting. Although we weren't expecting this: According to the DPD, Minaj, born Onika Maraj, is actually 28 years old, and not 26 years old as she claims. So there's that.
Oh, and there's the fact that Minaj has taken to Twitter to discuss the incident this morning, writing, "u believe a man either slapped or punched me in the face & didn't leave on a stretcher w/his balls hangin off?" Hmm. She did have a suitcase shoved in her face, according to the incident report. Does that count? Tough to say. Since
Update at 3 p.m.: DPD just called in with a correction, saying that they'd accidentally swapped the names of Rex Chevalier and Safaree Samuels in the report. Samuels was the one who "shoved" the suitcase in Minaj's face, not Chevalier. It's an important reveal, since Samuels and Minaj have a long history -- to the point where one blog refers to him as "Dude always with Minaj." Makes Minaj's insistence in the report that she had never been "intimate" with the alleged assailant all the more interesting, that's for sure.
Check out the DPD incident report in full, scanned for your reading pleasure after the jump.