A jealous man who could not understand why his girlfriend should go to the beach with another shot and killed her. The furious turned his anger on the woman’s two daughters and shot them as well before killing himself eventually.
Gabriel Jordan first started choking Shanta Singleton outside the home in St. Matthews, but shot her after one of the daughters tried to come help her mother, according to a police report obtained by The Times and Democrat of Orangeburg.
Tre’vay Stroman, 12, jumped on Jordan’s back and he shot her during the incident which occurred before 7pm on Sunday. Then he shot 18-year-old Shantasia Stroman in the arm, Calhoun County deputies said.
Shantasia was treated for her gunshot wound and later released from hospital. Shanta Singleton’s 13-year-old daughter also was at the home but wasn’t physically hurt, authorities said.
From we also obtained from Mail Online, one of the children told investigators Singleton went to Myrtle Beach with another man and one of them noticed that Jordan had followed them home, Calhoun County Sheriff Thomas Summers told the newspaper.
The argument began outside of the residence and Singleton told Jordan their relationship was finished and that she had a new boyfriend. One of the children told police that Jordan became irate and ran inside the home and retrieved a gun.
Jordan told the children to go inside, and then attacked her, Summers said.