Police: Rapper Nicki Minaj's father killed in hit-and-run on Long Island

Police have confirmed that Nicki Minaj's father, Robert Maraj, was killed in a hit-and-run in Long Island Friday.
They say it happened around 6:15 p.m. in Mineola.
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Police say 64-year-old Maraj, of Mineola, was struck by a vehicle driving northbound.
He was transported to an area hospital where he later died on Saturday.
Anyone with information is asked to call Nassau Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS.