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Birdman And Young Thug Allegedly Conspired To Kill Lil' Wayne

The indictment stems from an incident in April when shots were fired at Wayne's tour bus.

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Back in April TMZ exclusively reported that shots were fired at Lil' Wayne's tour bus in Atlanta

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At the time the only description of the suspects was that they were in two white cars — one SUV and one sports car, which might have been a Corvette.

Atlanta's Channel 2 Action News uncovered an indictment that claims Young Thug, whose real name is Jeffery Lamar Williams, along with Birdman, aka Bryan Williams, were involved in a conspiracy to kill Lil' Wayne.

Young Thug's tour manager Jimmy Winfrey, or Peewee Roscoe to some, has been charged with the actual shooting.

WSB-TV's Mike Petchenik broke the story last night via Twitter.

Indictment alleges #YoungThug, #Birdman involved in conspiracy with third man to kill #LilWayne on his tour bus in #CobbCounty. #wsbtv.

More: #YoungThug and #Birdman aren't charged in the indictment, only named by #CobbCounty prosecutors as working with Jimmy Winfrey. #wsbtv.

More: Indictment alleges #YoungThug, #Birdman, #Lilwayne and Jimmy Winfrey are members of the #Bloods street gang. #wsbtv.

More: Prosectors cite #YoungThug music video for #HalfTime showing Winfrey with assault rifle, lyrics about #LilWayne as evidence. #wsbtv.

More: Indictment alleges Jimmy Winfrey "carried out" #YoungThug's threat by shooting at #LilWayne's tour buses in April. #wsbtv.

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