Sister Sister actress Tamera Mowry’s niece has tragically died within the California bar bloodbath, she and her husband have confirmed.
Twelve individuals have been shot lifeless in 1000’s Oaks roughly 40 miles west of Los Angeles on Wednesday evening, after a gunman opened fireplace inside a rustic music dance bar.
An announcement issued on behalf of Mowry-Housley and her husband Adam confirmed their niece Alaina Housely was a sufferer within the bloodbath.
“Our hearts are damaged,” the assertion learn.
“We simply realized that our niece Alaina was one of many victims of final evening’s capturing at Borderline bar in Thousand Oaks.
“Alaina was an unimaginable younger lady with a lot life forward of her and we’re devastated that her life was lower brief on this method.
“We thank everybody on your prayers and ask for privateness right now.”
Earlier on Thursday, Tamera had taken to social media to frantically discover out any particulars of her niece’s whereabouts.
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Responding to a tweet about an individual’s lacking suitemate, she wrote: “That is her aunt Tamera Mowry Housley. Are you able to please DM me your info?”
Los Angeles Occasions reporter Andrea Castillo stated on-line that Adam had visited the Los Robles Regional Medical Heart searching for his niece.
“My intestine is saying she’s contained in the bar, lifeless,” Adam instructed Andrea. “I’m hoping I’m improper.”
The reporter, who was on the hospital, wrote: “A guard didn’t let him via, saying (the hospital) was on lockdown. He stated Alaina, a Pepperdine freshman, was on the bar with a number of mates. Her Apple Watch and iPhone nonetheless confirmed her location on the dance flooring.”
Andrea continued, tweeting: “Housley stated two of Alaina’s suite mates jumped via a damaged window to flee and are at a hospital with main glass wounds.
“As they ran away from the bar, somebody screamed ‘Hey! Get the (expletive) down on the bottom!’ They instructed Housley they imagine it was the gunman.”
“However they stored working towards homes close to Los Robles Greens golf course, the place they acquired assist from residents.”
The gunman, recognized by police as Ian David Lengthy, 28, was discovered lifeless on the scene.