Rihanna makes good with LAPD after selfie mishap

Rihanna and L.A. Police Commission President Steve Soboroff.
Rihanna and L.A. Police Commission President Steve Soboroff.

No one says “I’m sorry,” quite like Rihanna.

The 26-year-old attended the Los Angeles Clippers playoff game against the Oklahoma City Thunder last Friday and sat courtside next to L.A. Police Commission President Steve Soboroff.

But when the two decided to snap a selfie together, RiRi accidentally dropped his phone on the court, cracking the screen.

Instead of simply replacing the broken cell, the “Stay” singer took to Twitter, writing, “Sorry I broke your phone @SteveSoboroff :)” and then donated $25,000 to the Los Angeles Police Foundation which benefits cadets from underprivileged backgrounds and the families of fallen officers.

While the pop star didn’t break his new phone, she did autograph the broken one with, “Sorry! I ♥LAPD. Rihanna.”

Soboroff has since put it up for auction on eBay to raise funds for LAPD’s Cadet Program and The Los Angeles Police Memorial Foundation. As of Wednesday morning, the bids were already over $8,000. (Yahoo News)

 

2 Responses to Rihanna makes good with LAPD after selfie mishap

  1. Katharine Clarke-Weekes
    Katharine Clarke-Weekes May 14, 2014 at 7:03 pm

    Well done Ri-Ri. You go girl

    Reply
  2. Angela Thompson Branch
    Angela Thompson Branch May 14, 2014 at 7:34 pm

    I wondered why.

    Reply

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