USA – Christina Grimmie is dead. The singer, Christina Grimmie a former finalist of The Voice USA, Team Adam was shot dead today, June 11, 2016 in Orlando.
Hours before what would be her last concert, Christina Grimmie jovially invited fans to come to her show in central Florida in a video posted on social media on Friday afternoon.
Christina Grimmie, The last concert
Christina sang with Before You Exit Group and decided to stay so as to sign autographs.
Not long after, the former star of NBC’s “The Voice” would be dead — shot by a man who walked up to her after the performance in Orlando, police said.
The man who shot and killed singer Christina Grimmie in Orlando on Friday night was not from that central Florida city, and “traveled to Orlando apparently to commit this crime,” Orlando Police Chief John Mina told reporters Saturday.
The 22-year-old singer was immediately rushed to Orlando Regional Medical Center in critical condition, but died few hours later from her injuries . The police expressed their “deep regret” announcing his death.
With deep regret, we have confirmed Christina Grimmie, @TheRealGrimmie has died from her injuries.
— Orlando Police (@OrlandoPolice) June 11, 2016
The brother of Christina Grimmie averted more bloodshed
According to the Orlando Police, “Her brother is a hero for saving and stopping him from not hurting anyone else,” Miglio said.
The Plaza Live Venue in Orlando issued a statement on Saturday extending their condolences to the victims and indicating all activities and events have been suspended “until further notice.”
“Our thoughts and prayers are with the families of those lost as well as those that witnessed and aided in the recovery after this senseless act,” The Plaza Live statement said.
Security measures are in place at The Plaza Live, police say, but there are no metal detectors and people are not patted down.
“As far as security, The Plaza does have security guards who wear polo shirts, they are unarmed,” Mina said. “They do check bags and purses as people enter.”
Adam Levine is heartbroken
In 2014, Christina Grimme participated in The Voice show. Her first performance “Wrecking Ball” crossed all the world. She chose Adam Levine as a coach and together they made the show so great.
After the announcing of her death Adam expressed his deep regret of her death.
Behati and I are absolutely devastated and heartbroken by Christina Grimmie’s death. Our hearts go out to her family pic.twitter.com/y4OMkm0uXu
— Adam Levine (@adamlevine) June 11, 2016
Do you remember her awesome performance?
Christina Grimme is dead but her voice will last forever
Everyone agreed on her talent and her exceptional voice and that’s why she will never die.
After her perfomance in The Voice show, she released her first single “Find Me”. Yes, it was up to us all to find her but her stunning voice is going to find us all to tell us one thing, Christina will never die in our hearts.