Zedd cancels Atlanta present following rape on the venue
German artist Zedd has cancelled an upcoming efficiency in Atlanta on the Opera nightclub, which has just lately come below scrutiny after video surfaced of a lady getting raped contained in the venue.
Zedd made the announcement on Monday Twitter that he would not be acting at Opera on February 1, throughout Super Bowl weekend. He didn't give a motive for the cancellation. That being stated, earlier within the day the Atlanta Police Department reported lady was raped on the dancefloor of Opera and it was caught on digicam.
According to Billboard, the lady was live streaming herself at Opera Facebook reside all through the evening. During one of many reside streams, a person asks the lady if she was alone. Then, a video of the lady being raped by the identical man is captured. The Atlanta Police Department now has this footage and is investigating Opera.
Opera's administration shared a brief statement Facebook stating that it's cooperating with the Atlanta Police Department: "A this time we now have met with the Atlanta Police Department and have supplied them all the pieces they've requested. We will proceed to help and assist their investigation in any means we are able to. We have been requested to defer any additional inquiries to the Atlanta Police Department Public Affairs Unit."
Mixmag has contacted the APD for remark.
Hey guys.— Zedd (@Zedd) January 21, 2019
I’m sorry I'll not be acting at Opera Atlanta on February 1st. I’m wanting ahead to coming again to Atlanta ASAP.