A very long time Gospel radio announcer was fatally shot exterior her house in a case Baltimore police name a “mindless” and “tragic homicide.”
Tyra Womack was pronounced lifeless by medical personnel Wednesday evening after police responded to a name concerning the taking pictures at her house within the Lauraville neighborhood of the town, information retailers reported.
Womack, who additionally glided by Tyra Phillips professionally, was an announcer on WEAA-FM’s Gospel Grace program for greater than 30 years, and supplied info on the church group throughout the weekly broadcast. She additionally was an administrative assistant on the US publish workplace, her Linkedin web page exhibits.
The “mindless” taking pictures that killed her appears to have adopted a neighborhood dispute, in accordance with an announcement from Baltimore Police spokeswoman Detective Nicole Monroe. She advised The Baltimore Sun that investigators have recognized an individual of curiosity, however declined to supply any extra info.
The radio station, which is affiliated with NPR, took to Twitter to supply their condolences.
Check out the tweet beneath
WEAA presents condolences and prayers to the household of our beloved Tyra Phillips (Womack). We are heartbroken about her passing and bear in mind her stunning, light ,candy spirit right now. Tyra was heard on Sunday’s Gospel Grace packages for a few years at WEAA. pic.twitter.com/KN9slCqA8d
— WEAA889 (@WEAA889) June 11, 2020
“It’s a kind of sorts of tragedies that simply makes you numb,” Carolyn Showell, an official at Womack’s church, advised the Sun. “That’s the phrase I maintain listening to, numb. You’re traumatized as a result of she’s a kind of unlikely folks.”
(With inputs from The Associated Press)
Updated Date: Jun 13, 2020 11:39:31 IST