In the early hours of Saturday May 11, 2019, Ghana woke up to the sad news concerning the shooting of actor Chris Attoh's wife.
Bettie Jenifer and Chris Attoh tied the knot during a grand wedding ceremony in October 2018.
The 'Tinsel' star got married to Jenifer not long after he ended his marriage with co-Tinsel star Demilola Adegbite.
Even though Chris had a son with Demilola, the couple faced marital problems between 2017 and 2018 which consequently led to their divorce.
Bettie Jenifer was said to have lived in Maryland, United States of America where she worked as a staffing agent until her demise on Friday May 10, 2019.
Here, YEN.com.gh brings to you five facts concerning the shooting incidence that led to the passing away of Chris Attoh's wife, Bettie Jenifer.
1. Bettie Jenifer was shot in the parking lot
Bettie Jenifer had left the office in the 6300 block of Ivy Lane at around 5pm and was walking to her car when she saw a man following her.
The car was parked at the parking lot underground the office building which is often quiet with only a few people coming in at a time.
The man began to walk fast towards her so she tried to double her steps and run away but the gunman got close and shot at her.
2. Bettie Jenifer was shot multiple times
Bettie Jenifer on seeing the gunman tried to run away so the man shot at her from a distance so many times.
Reports reveal that she kept running but the last shot which hit her head brought her down to her knees.
She was said to have shouted and wailed but since the parking lot was quiet, no one came exactly at that moment.
3. Bettie Jenifer was shot by a black slim man
Reports from the police reveal that the armed man who shot Bettie Jenifer was a black man having a black hair.
He was said to have a thin body structure and was wearing a black shirt and black pair of trousers.
Reports reveal that he used a handgun to murder the Bettie Jenifer.
4. The killer was driving a blue car
The killer seemed to have planned the murder and his exit way out of the parking lot so he parked his car in one of the spaces there.
After shooting Bettie Jenifer in the head, the gunman run to his car and fled.
Footage from the cameras at the parking lot showed that the killer fled in his blue-colored car that he parked somewhere around the parking lot.
5. Bettie Jenifer was pronounced dead at the scene
Greenbelt Police Department officers responded about 5:10 p.m. and found Bettie Jenifer suffering from a gunshot wound.
Before police got to the scene, she was said to have lost a lot of blood and was declared dead at the scene.
Betty Jenifer before her death was 45 years of age. May her soul rest in peace.
Meanwhile, a publication by YEN.com.gh revealed that Chris Attoh has abandoned his movie shoot and traveled to Maryland following the death of his wife.
The actor was said to have been on set shooting a new movie when the news of his wife's murder broke.
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