Fantasia Barrino Nephew Murdered In North Carolina
February 14, 2018
Fantasia Barrino nephew was shot and killed in Greensboro, North Carolina, on Tuesday morning.
Fox 8 reported yesterday that 18-year-old Tyquan Vonricco Washington was found in the 700 block of Hyde Drive suffering from gunshot wounds. The teenager was found still breathing around 10:54 a.m. when cops responded to a shooting incident. He was rushed to the Moses Cone Hospital. where he was pronounced dead.
Police reported that they made an arrest and David Lee White Jr., 21, of Greensboro, is now in custody. White was charged with first-degree murder and is being held without bond. Fantasia’s brother, Ricco Barrino, is the father of Tyquan and he has since reacted to the murder in a post on Instagram. Ricco, whose real name is Kassim Vonricco Washington is also a recording artist.
Fantasia also shared her reaction to her nephew’s death saying, “Auntie is So Sorry Baby. RIP to my Oldest Nephew Please Pray for his Mother and my Brother & his Stepdad.”
Ricco says he and his son’s mother are completely devastated over his death and are rallying together in their time of grief.