The Voice US Season 6 third placer Christina Grimmie was shot dead at her Florida Concert on June 10 (US Time).
In a statement sent by her publicist to E! News, it was confirmed that the singer did not survive the fatal wounds she sustained from the incident. Christina was only 22.
Christina and boy band Before You Exit were signing autographs when an armed man suddenly shot the singer then proceeded to shoot himself.
"Detectives were told the suspect, who is not being identified at this time, walked toward Christina and shot her. Christina's brother immediately tackled the suspect stopping him from causing any more harm to Christina and her fans. During the struggle, the suspect shot himself. The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene," Orlando police reported.
Her The Voice coach, Maroon 5’s Adam Levine posted a throwback photo of him and Christina to express his sadness over the incident.
The Voice’s official Twitter also posted that the show is mourning over the singer’s unexpected death.
Christina Grimmie came to the Philippines last 2014. The singer revealed the country was the first one she went to visit outside of the US and Canada because of her strong online following here.
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