Rickey Smiley's Youngest Daughter Shot 3 Times

Rickey Smiley's Youngest Daughter Shot 3 Times

He had just found out that his youngest daughter, Aaryn Smiley, was shot three times at a drive-thru in Houston.

From her hospital bed, the teen also included more of the horrifying details from Sunday's shooting, adding how she was almost shot in the head.

Aaryn, who attends Baylor University and is studying medicine, shared a graphic photo of a blood-soaked auto seat to her Instagram Stories, writing, "Words can't describe how grateful I am to be alive right now". She was getting food at a Whataburger location when shots rang out.

The comedian Rickey Smiley's daughter has been shot twice and hospitalised during a shootout in Houston.

After Aaryn's surgery, Rickey took to Instagram and shared in a lengthy video: "I'm grateful".

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Comedian and radio talk show host Rickey Smiley said his daughter was shot while on her way to get food late Sunday night in Houston

Rickey also expressed gratitude that his daughter is alive and asked everyone to pray for other families that have been affected by gun violence. "I won't be out of the hospital for a while nor will I be able to walk for a while due to nerve damage", Aaryn Smiley revealed. He admitted that he will be driving from Dallas to Houston to be with his daughter once his plane lands.

'We've got to stop gun violence.

Smiley thanked everyone for their prayers and he thanked God for protecting her. "I could have been down there at the funeral home".

Aaryn was reportedly celebrating her birthday on Sunday when she was struck. "I won't be out of the hospital for a while nor will I be able to walk for a while due to nerve damage", she originally shared in her Instagram Story, which was later reposted by her dad on his Instagram, along with a photo of what appears to be her auto after the shooting. USA Today reports she was shot three times.

Aaryn Smiley, who turned 19 days before the shooting, posted a photo of a blood drenched seat in a vehicle on Instagram. "I'm terrified." Stay tuned for more details. I'm so mad right now, I don't know what to do'.

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