Rihanna is still upset by the death of her cousin, shot several times in the evening of December 26th. According to US media, a first arrest was organized by police forces.
The interpreter of “Umbrella” lives today particularly trying times. The year 2018 begins badly for Rihanna who has just lost her cousin named Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne, 21 years old. The young man was shot several times as he wandered the streets to return home to Barbados. Rushed to Queen Elisabeth Hospital, Rihanna’s cousin unfortunately succumbed a few hours later to her injuries.
Thursday, January 4, new information has been revealed on the circumstances of the tragedy. And a first arrest was allegedly orchestrated by the police. A man named Shawayne Dashawn Williams was reportedly arrested and questioned. The 23-year-old has been held in custody pending a court appearance next Jan. 31.
The victim’s family is in shock. Devastated, Rihanna had shared the terrible news on social networks with a particularly moving message. They had celebrated the end-of-year holidays together: RIP cousin… can’t believe it was just last night that I held you in my arms! never thought that would be the last time I felt the warmth in your body!!! Love you always man! 😢🙏🏿❤