US singer Christina Grimmie dies of her wounds after being shot by a man following concert in Florida, police say https://t.co/Ly6IisakH8— BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking) June 11, 2016
Ex-'Voice' contestant Christina Grimmie dies after concert shooting
Florida authorities said early Saturday that former “The Voice” performer Christina Grimmie died after being shot at a concert venue.
Orlando police said during a news conference that Grimmie, 22, was shot at about 10:45 p.m. at The Plaza Live where had performed earlier with the boy band Before You Exit.
Police said the suspect “walked up and shot” Grimmie after the performance, while merchandise was being sold and autographs were being given. The suspect killed himself after Grimmie’s brother tackled him.
Officials called her brother a hero.
Police said the unidentified suspect had two guns, but no motive has been established. Authorities said they had no further updates.
Rest in peace.