Britney Nyantah Boateng, a US-based Ghanaian musician has been shot de@d Monday, November 21, 2022.
A heated encounter between 22-year-old Britney and Tyona Dodson, 41, according to reports, resulted in the shooting in the East Side, Columbus.
Reports indicate Tyona was Britney’s sister-in-law.
The Colombus Division police say the shooting occurred early in the morning.
The police say they were called to the residence at about 1 am where they found Britney with a gunshot wound.
The musician was subsequently pronounced de@d moments later.
Tyona Dodson has been charged with murder and is currently in police custody.
Detectives have arrested a 41-year-old woman for the deadly shooting that occurred overnight on S. Weyant Ave. Tyona Dodson is charged with murder in the death of Britney Boateng. Investigators have determined an argument between both women led to the fatal shooting. pic.twitter.com/n5rPTPfoIO
— Columbus Ohio Police (@ColumbusPolice) November 21, 2022
She is scheduled to make her first court appearance Tuesday.