An award-winning rapper who was reportedly shot in the leg during a robbery at a Portuguese villa in the Algarve has thanked fans for their support.
Birmingham-born performer Mist, whose real name is Rhys Thomas Sylvester, is thought to have suffered a gunshot wound to the leg in the incident at about 11pm on Tuesday.
He was rushed to the main hospital in Faro, where a spokesman confirmed to PA news agency he was discharged on Wednesday morning.
In a statement to Portuguese news outlet Publico, the Policia Judiciaria, which is leading the investigation, said "the crime in question, which has yet to be clarified, was perpetrated by two English-speaking individuals with firearms".
Mist posted his first update to fans since the incident on his officialInstagram account on Thursday.
Alongside a photograph showing him wearing a hoodie, smiling and giving athumbs-up, the rapper said:
"Received the maddest love in the last 2 days.
"Thank you everyone for having me in your prayers and sending your messages.
"Moments like this make you realise what's important.
"I'm here, recovering well, ready to make more hits!"