Rapper Beanie Sigel is in surgery Friday morning following a shooting in Pleasantville where he and another man was injured.
Sigel was shot in the torso and transported to AtlanticCare Regional Medical Center' city campus. Police confirmed the victim as Dwight Grant, which is Sigel's real name.
Police arrived at the intersection of Spruce and Somerset avenues at about 9:25 a.m., and found a Sigel shot in the torso.
A man was taken into custody after police chased a car that appeared to be related to the shooting. His name has not been released pending charges.
Sigel, 40, was taken to the Trauma Unit at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center in Atlantic City, where he was undergoing surgery. His condition was not immediately available.
A second man was injured at the scene, but not shot, according to police. He refused medical treatment.
It was not clear why Sigel was in Pleasantville.
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