Robert Maraj Wiki – Robert Maraj Bio
Rapper Nicki Minaj’s father Robert Maraj has died after a hit and run accident in New York, according to police.
He was hit by a car while walking between Roslyn Road and Raff Avenue around 6 pm on Friday night.
Minaj, 38, was born Onika Tanya Maraj in Trinidad and was raised in the New York City borough of Queens. She has not made any public statement about her father’s death.
He was 64 years old.
Robert Maraj Killed in Accident
Nassau County Police in New York says he was walking on the road between Roslyn Road and Raff Avenue Friday evening around 6 PM ET when he was hit by a vehicle heading northbound.
Cops say the driver then fled the scene without a meaningful description from witnesses.
Robert was taken to an area hospital in critical condition, where he succumbed to his injuries and passed over the weekend.
The Homicide Squad is investigating the case and asking for the public’s help in identifying the responsible party. There was not a decent description of the suspect vehicle provided.