‘The Voice’ Contestant Christina Grimmie Gunned Down in Murder-Suicide After Concert

Christina Grimmie performs at What's Trending's Fourth Annual Tubeathon Benefitting American Red Cross on April 20, 2016 in Burbank, California. (Photo by
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The Voice contestant Christina Grimmie was shot dead Friday night while signing autographs following a concert.

Grimmie’s assailant took his own life after shooting the 22-year-old.

According to CNN, she performed at the The Plaza Live theater in Orlando, Florida, and was signing autographs afterward when she was attacked. The Orlando Police Department tweeted:

NBC News reports that “there were around 60 people in the area” near Grimmie at the time of the attack, but no other injuries were reported.

No motive for the attack has been released.

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