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Rihanna joins A$AP Rocky for dinner after it was revealed rapper is being sued

Rihanna and A$AP Rocky ensured all eyes would be on them Thursday night as they headed for dinner at Emilio’s Ballato in New York City three months after the pair welcomed their first child together. 

The singer, 34, showcased her incredible figure in a fitted black mini dress for the outing while her boyfriend, 33, who is being sued by a former friend who alleges the rapper fired ‘multiple shots’ at him, was seen smoking marijuana. 

Rihanna looked incredible on the outing as she flaunted her toned pins in the garment, which clung to her hourglass curves and showed off her ample cleavage. 

Two’s company: New mum Rihanna wowed in a LBD while A$AP Rocky smoked marijuana as they grabbed dinner in NYC on Thursday after it emerged the rapper is being sued

The mother-of-one layered up with an oversized grey shirt and boosted her frame with a pair of strappy black heels. 

She styled her raven locks in  a half up style and accessorised with a delicate gold necklace and myriad of rings. 

A$AP – real name Rakim Mayers – opted for an eye-catching ensemble as he teamed a green patterned shirt and baggy grey jeans. 

He added to the look with reflective sunglasses and a colourful chain belt. 

Stunning: The singer, 34, showcased her incredible figure in a fitted black mini dress as she joined her boyfriend, 33, who is being sued by a former friend

Stunning: The singer, 34, showcased her incredible figure in a fitted black mini dress as she joined her boyfriend, 33, who is being sued by a former friend

Dressed to impress: Rihanna looked incredible on the outing as she flaunted her toned pins in the garment, which clung to her hourglass curves and showed off her ample cleavage

Stunning: The singer looked incredible

Dressed to impress: Rihanna looked incredible on the outing as she flaunted her toned pins in the garment, which clung to her hourglass curves and showed off her ample cleavage

A$AP puffed on a joint following their meal while also clutching onto a bottle of his Mercer + Prince whiskey. 

The couple were enjoying a night off from parenting duties after welcoming a son on May 13 – they have yet to reveal his name.  

The outing comes after it was revealed that A$AP is being sued by his high school best friend, Terell Ephron, who goes by A$AP Relli. 

Chic: The mother-of-one layered up with an oversized grey shirt and boosted her frame with a pair of strappy black heels

Chic: The mother-of-one layered up with an oversized grey shirt and boosted her frame with a pair of strappy black heels

Gorgeous: Rihanna styled her raven locks in a half up style and accessorised with a delicate gold necklace and myriad of rings

Gorgeous: Rihanna styled her raven locks in a half up style and accessorised with a delicate gold necklace and myriad of rings

Chic: Rihanna turned heads in her effortlessly stylish ensemble

Glam: She looked incredible

Chic: Rihanna turned heads in her effortlessly stylish ensemble 

According to Rolling Stone, Terell was allegedly shot at by A$AP in November, and the former member of the rapper’s group is planning to file a civil suit against A$AP, who has not been charged.

Ahead of A$AP’s August 17 court date, Terell is publicly claiming in a statement that he was lured ‘to an obscure location in central Hollywood ‘to discuss a disagreement between the two of them’.

His lawyers, Jamal Tooson and Brian Hurwitz, also claim that the talent manager sustained ‘minor injuries to his left hand’ after the shooting. 

Cute couple: The couple were enjoying a night off from parenting duties after welcoming a son on May 13 - they have yet to reveal his name

Cute couple: The couple were enjoying a night off from parenting duties after welcoming a son on May 13 – they have yet to reveal his name

Stylish: A$AP - real name Rakim Mayers - opted for an eye-catching ensemble as he teamed a green patterned shirt and baggy grey jeans

Stylish: A$AP – real name Rakim Mayers – opted for an eye-catching ensemble as he teamed a green patterned shirt and baggy grey jeans 

Finishing touches: He added to the look with reflective sunglasses and a colourful chain belt

Finishing touches: He added to the look with reflective sunglasses and a colourful chain belt 

On Friday, TMZ reported that Relli claims he’s been receiving death threats so severe that he has had to put him into ‘intensive therapy’ to cope with the situation.

A$AP was arrested on April 20 for assault with a deadly weapon and was accused of approaching a man he knew on the street before firing several shots at him.

One of the bullets is believed to have grazed the victim’s left hand and he later sought medical treatment.

After the shooting, A$AP and two other men, who reportedly were walking with him, fled the scene.

While police were able to acquire footage of the alleged shooting, they were not able to find the weapon in question during last weeks raid of his Los Angeles home which turned up multiple guns, sources told TMZ in April.

Light it up: A$AP puffed on a joint following their meal while also clutching onto a bottle of his Mercer + Prince whiskey

Light it up: A$AP puffed on a joint following their meal while also clutching onto a bottle of his Mercer + Prince whiskey

Police were able to determine on the spot the guns at A$AP home were not the ones used in the shooting because the caliber of the guns did not match the shell casings found at the crime scene, according to the website.

After running the serial numbers police reportedly determined all of the guns in A$AP’s home were legally acquired, and did not take any of the guns to the station.

A$AP was arrested over the incident moments after landing at LAX with then-pregnant Rihanna after enjoying a getaway to Barbados.

At the time, the performer posted $550,000 bail and was spotted leaving jail. 

The LAPD issued a statement saying officers ‘worked diligently’ to identify the suspect(s) involved’ and investigate the shooting.

Two's company: The duo stayed close to  one another as they exited Emilio's Ballato

Two’s company: The duo stayed close to  one another as they exited Emilio’s Ballato 

Cosy: The pair seemed in good sprits on the outing

Cosy: The pair seemed in good sprits on the outing 

If convicted, A$AP could face up to one year jail time, a $1,000 fine and misdemeanor probation, per California Penal Code. If he received a felony assault with a deadly weapon conviction, Mayers could spend up to four years in state prison, be fined up to $10,000 and have mandatory probation

The incident is not A$AP’s first run-in with the law.

The rapper was arrested in Sweden in 2019 after a fight broke out on the street between his entourage and two men.

Mayers was convicted of assault, issued a suspended prison sentence and required to pay more than $1,000 in damages. He reportedly served a month in jail before his sentence was handed down. 

The performer, raised in New York City’s Harlem neighborhood, also was charged with attempted murder at 16. 

Mayers, who started selling drugs as a youth, was reportedly bullied by an older man. He went to the alleged bully’s house to confront him and ended up shooting at him. 

Sued: The outing comes after it was revealed that A$AP is being sued by his high school best friend, Terell Ephron (pictured) who goes by A$AP Relli

Sued: The outing comes after it was revealed that A$AP is being sued by his high school best friend, Terell Ephron (pictured) who goes by A$AP Relli

‘He tried to come at me in front of some ladies. And I was little. He was a little bit older than me,’ Mayers said two years ago, detailing the incident on Untold Stories of Hip-Hop.

The teen, who was carrying a gun for protection, said he thought the alleged bully was reaching for a weapon. He claimed he never intended to shoot the man.

‘I just started letting off,’ Mayers said of the confrontation. ‘I ain’t wanted to hit him. They hit me with attempted murder at first, then it kept getting dropped down.’

Mayers was arrested shortly after the shooting and spent time at the city’s infamous jail on Rikers Island. However, due to his age and the nature of the incident, the attempted murder charges were reduced.

Shooting suspect: Los Angeles police issued a statement earlier this year confirming A$AP's arrest

Shooting suspect: Los Angeles police issued a statement earlier this year confirming A$AP’s arrest

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