Reports confirm the victim of yet another shooting in Maryland, USA is the wife of renowned famous actor of Ghana Chris Attoh.
It has been confirmed by NBC’s Jackie Benson who tweeted on Saturday morning that, the woman has been identified as Bettie Jenifer, the wife of Chris Attoh.
Below is the tweet
She was shot in the head by the gunman on Friday evening around 5pm and was pronounced dead when police arrived at the scene of the crime.
Bettie Jenifer, according to the report left the office in the 6300 block of Ivy Lane and was walking to her car when a man armed with a handgun approached her.
When she tried to run away, the man followed her and fired at her multiple times, with at least one shot hitting her.
The gunman then fled in a vehicle and is still wanted by the Maryland Police.
Police described the suspect as “a black male with a think build and black hair, wearing a dark shirt and pants.”
Chris Attoh and Bettie Jenifer married at a ceremony in Accra October 2018. This was shortly after divorcing his first wife, Nigerian actor DamiloIa Adegbite, with whom he has a son.