Lil Wayne pays tribute to police officer who saved his life

The Lollipop rapper took to Instagram to mourn the death of Robert 'Uncle Bob' Hoobler whom Wayne credited with saving his life when he was 12 years old. The New Orleans police officer was found dead on Friday at his Old Jefferson, Louisiana home, Nola.com reports. He was 65. Sharing a photo of Hoobler, Wayne captioned his tribute post, "Everything happens for a reason. I was dying when I met u at this very spot. U refused to let me die. Everything that doesn't happen, doesn't happen for a reason. That reason being you and faith. RIP uncle Bob...”

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