Kandi Burruss Is Devastated After The Shooting At The Old Lady Gang Restaurant - See Her First Message Following The Tragedy
It's been reported that a tragic event struck Kandi Burruss' Atlanta restaurant Old Lady Gang. Three people have been shot .
East Point Police captain, Allyn Glover, stated that a man entered the OLG restaurant on Friday night and targeted another person.
Two bystanders were shot, and all three victims were thankfully relatively unharmed or at least left without life-threatening injuries.
Now, Kandi Burruss addressed the tragedy.
'My family and I are truly saddened by the unfortunate events that occurred at Old Lady Gang (OLG) Camp Creek, on the evening of February 14th, an evening that was meant to celebrate love, unfortunately turned into something quite different,' Kandi began her message.
She continued and said that 'Our prayers and thoughts go out to the individuals that were harmed or in any way negatively impacted. We are aware that this matter is being actively investigated by law enforcement and we are cooperating with law enforcement to bring to justice those involved.'
Kandi also made sure to highlight that 'As African-American business owners, it has been our goal to invest in our community by bringing jobs, quality dining, and a positive experience to the greater Atlanta area; we hope that you know and understand that the acts of violence that occurred yesterday evening do not, in any way, serve as a reflection of OLG or its values.'
'We appreciate all of the love and prayers that have come our way and we encourage anyone with any information regarding any aspects of the events that occurred to please reach out to law enforcement as soon as possible,' Kandi concluded her post.
People support Kandi, and they told her that this would not affect her and her business in any way because they will continue to visit OLG.
Somoene said: 'When I come to Atlanta I’m still going to OLG,' and another follower posted this: 'People who know YOU know this doesn’t reflect negatively on you or your business.'
One commenter wrote: 'WELL SAID!!! OLG is one of the main spots in ATL where I feel at home. And I will continue to support. My prayers are with the victims.'
Another follower said: 'No weapon formed against you and your family shall prosper 🙏🏾' and someone else posted this: 'I was gathered yesterday for lunch and thoroughly enjoyed it!'
An Instagrammer said: '@kandi so sad to hear this. Thoughts and prayers are with any victims, families involved, olg staff, and you & your family. 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻'
People are sending their kindest wishes to Kandi and especially to the families of those who have been affected.