Dr. Dre's home targeted in burglary attempt

Jan. 6 (UPI) -- Dr. Dre's Los Angeles home was the target of burglars after the music mogul was hospitalized for a brain aneurysm.

The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed to NBC News that officers responded to a report of an attempted burglary on Tuesday night. Dr. Dre was hospitalized at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles on Monday.


Four suspects were unable to get into the house and were apprehended by police following a short chase, local station ABC 7 reported.

The suspects were caught in a white SUV with several tools used for breaking into homes found inside the vehicle, local station NBC 4 reported.

The investigation is ongoing.

Dr. Dre, real name Andre Romelle Young, told fans on Instagram Tuesday that he will be home soon from the hospital.

"Thanks to my family, friends and fans for their interest and well wishes. I'm doing great and getting excellent care from my medical team. I will be out of the hospital and back home soon," the rap legend said alongside a black and white photo of himself working inside of a recording studio.


"Shout out to all the great medical professionals at Cedars. One Love!!" he continued.

E! News also confirmed Dr. Dre was hospitalized for a brain aneurysm.

Snoop Dogg, Missy Elliott and Ice Cube and more supported Dr. Dre across social media.

"GET WELL DR DRE WE NEED U CUZ," Snoop Dogg said on Instagram Tuesday alongside concert footage of himself performing with Dr. Dre.

"Prayers up for Dr. Dre and his family for healing & strength over his mind & body," Elliott said on Twitter Tuesday.

"Send your love and prayers to the homie Dr. Dre," Ice Cube tweeted on Tuesday alongside a photo of himself with Dr. Dre as he received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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