Star of YouTube, she had participated in the 6th edition in 2014 of the famous show “ The Voice ” on NBC after releasing his first album “Find Me” in 2011. the American singer Christina Grimmie, former participant in the show “the Voice”, was killed by a man who was shot Friday night while signing autographs after a concert, a Police announced the Orlando, Florida.
“It is with deep regret that we have had confirmation that Christina Grimmie, @TheRealGrimmie, died of his wounds,” said Orlando police about him Twitter.
A “crazy fan”?
The artist aged 22 had sung with the Before You Exit group and stayed to sign autographs when a man, who was in possession of two weapons, s’ approached and shot him, police said. “The brother of the singer rushed on the man, who fired again and killed himself,” police said. The young woman was immediately transported to Orlando Regional Medical Center, but died of his injuries.
The motivations of the assailant, who was not identified, remain unknown. “We do not know if it was just a crazy fan who was following her on Twitter or social networks. We really do not know,” said a police spokesman Wanda Miglio, during a press conference . “This is a truly tragic event. It should have been something joyful, exciting,” she added.
Shortly before the show in Orlando, the young woman had posted this tweet: