Ghanaweekend has reported that one Britney Boateng, a musician from Ghana living in the US, has been shot and killed, leaving her 2-year-old daughter behind.
According to Columbus police, they received a call at around one in the morning. on a report of a shooting, at the 400 block of South Weyant Avenue on the East Side.
Officers discovered Britney Boateng, 22, of the Southeast Side, shot when they arrived. Paramedics pronounced Boateng dead at the scene. Tyona Dunkle, an East Side resident aged 41, was detained by police and accused of murder.
Court records show that Dunkle resides in the house where the shooting occurred. Police claim that before the shooting, Dunkle and Boateng got into a fight or other altercation.
At the moment, Dunkle is being detained in the Franklin County jail.