Soul superstar Fantasia has lost her nephew in a murder reported by The Greensboro Police Department. The singer’s nephew Tyquan Von Ricco Washington was shot on the road and found with multiple gunshot wounds. The victim was pronounced dead at Moses Cone Hospital despite attempts to save his life.
Authorities said that Washington was involved in an argument with a 21-year-old named David Lee White, Jr. Hours after the fatal shooting, White was arrested and charged with first-degree murder. He’s currently being held at Guilford County Jail without bond.
Fantasia posted her memories on Instagram of her nephew in a Valentine’s Day post stating “Man That Smile ❤ Happy Valentines Day Angel 👼🏾 Keep Dancing Up there Ty and Uncle @xavierbarrino will Soon Be On his feet to dance down here for you again.”