Rapper Andre Johnson Mutilates Himself Before Suicide Attempt

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Andre Johnson is seriously injured after what appears to be a suicide attempt. Prior to his jumping out of a building, the rapper severed his penis. The recovered penis was taken along with Johnson to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Johnson was a member of North Star, a Wu-Tang Clan affiliated hip hop group.

TMZ reported that Johnson severed his penis and jumped from a Los Angeles apartment building early Wednesday.

Johnson was seriously injured, but survived the fall from the second level of the building in North Hollywood, Los Angeles Police Sgt. William Mann said.

Johnson, along with his recovered penis, was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where he was being treated, Mann said.

There have been many cases of successfully reattached penises, but the gruesome act has a history. Read about it here and here.

Johnson has been a member of Northstar, a Long Beach, California, hip hop group that was part of the Wu-Tang Clan family, according to the Wu-Tang Clan website. He performs under the name Christ Bearer.

His recording credits include “When the Guns Come Out,” which was included on the soundtrack of the 2004 film “Blade: Trinity,” according to the Internet Movie Database.
Johnson was seriously injured, but survived the fall from the second level of the building in North Hollywood, Los Angeles Police Sgt. William Mann said.

Johnson, along with his recovered penis, was taken to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where he was being treated, Mann said.

Details about what triggered the incident were not available.

Johnson has been a member of Northstar, a Long Beach, California, hip hop group that was part of the Wu-Tang Clan family, according to the Wu-Tang Clan website. He performs under the name Christ Bearer.

His recording credits include “When the Guns Come Out,” which was included on the soundtrack of the 2004 film “Blade: Trinity,” according to the Internet Movie Database.

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