The crazed fan posted a photo of him pointing a gun at a young girl in a threat to kill her.
A crazed fan threatened to shoot his own sister dead if a rapper didn’t retweet his message.
The as yet unidentified man tweeted a sinister snap — showing a young girl with a gun to her head — to North Carolina lyricist J. Cole on Monday.
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The North Carolina lyricist quickly retweeted the crazed fan’s tweet.
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Below the terrifying image, he wrote: “@JColeNC retweet me and I’ll buy Born Sinner. Don’t retweet me and I’ll kill my lil sister.”
J. Cole retweeted the photo, saying it was that ‘wildest s—’ he ever saw on Twitter.
The hip hop star, whose album dropped on Tuesday, quickly did as he was told — later adding: “Wildest s— I ever seen on twitter.”
But the fan — user name @_tZc_ — came in for a barrage of abuse, with many of his detractors threatening to file federal complaints with the FBI.
He later claimed the weapon was in fact an unloaded BB gun and that he set the stunt up in front of his own mom — who he admitted was furious with what he’d done.
The user said he would buy ‘Born Sinner’ — J. Cole’s album that dropped Tuesday — if the star retweeted him.
On Tuesday he uploaded a further picture of the rapper’s new album, complete with its price tag, adding: “I’m a man of my word @JColeNC.’It’s unclear as to where in the U.S. the blackmailer is from as his account claims to be out of Saudi Arabia, reports TMZ.