Young Detroit Singer/Model Charged in Murder of Gas Station Attendant
A 21-year-old African-American aspiring model and singer from Detroit has been charged with stabbing in the back and murdering a 37-year-old gas station attendant in Dalton, Ga. after she allegedly tried to rob him last Sunday night. Skyy Raven Marie Mims, 21, was caught Tuesday night after trying to flee from police on Tuesday. The Daily Mail reported that a customer heard the singer and attendant argue , then heard nothing. WRCB reported that the victim, Dahyabhai Chaudhari, had his mouth and eyes smothered with duct-tape. Surveillance footage revealed Mims wearing a hooded jacket and gloves entering the store.
According to Deadline Detroit, Mims, using the name “Yo Skyy,” had been in a fashion show last fall and released various mixtapes of her singing. On her own website, she said she was a "rapper, songwriter, producer, model, artist, Lover, and motivator." Mims is being held without bond.