According to Ghanaweekend, Britney Boateng, a Ghanaian musician living in the United States, was shot and killed, leaving her 2-year-old daughter behind.
According to Columbus police, around one a.m., they received a call about a shooting in the 400 block of South Weyant Avenue on the East Side.
When officers arrived, they discovered Britney Boateng, 22, of the Southeast Side, shot. Boateng was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. Tyona Dunkle, a 41-year-old East Side resident, was arrested and charged with murder.
According to court records, Dunkle lives in the house where the shooting occurred. According to police, Dunkle and Boateng had a fight or other altercation prior to the shooting.
Dunkle is currently being held in the Franklin County jail.