A rapper affiliated with Wu-Tang Clan was rushed to the hospital early Wednesday after he cut off his penis and then jumped off a second story balcony in what police believe is a suicide attempt ... law enforcement sources tell TMZ.
Our sources say ... they were called to an apartment building in
Johnson was rushed by ambulance to
Johnson is a rapper who was in a group founded by members of Wu-Tang Clan.
The rapper who cut his penis off and jumped off his balcony is Christ Bearer, a member of the rap group Northstar. Members of the group who also live in the apartment building tell TMZ ... they were there early this morning when Christ Bearer suddenly -- without warning -- cut his penis off and jumped off the balcony. They say they were not on "any hard drugs that would cause him to do such a thing."
They add it all happened in a matter of seconds. But by the time they raced downstairs, Christ Bearer was already up and running around screaming incoherently.