‘American Idol’ winner Fantasia Barrino’s nephew shot and killed in North Carolina

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Police have identified the teen who was shot and killed Tuesday morning in Greensboro, North Carolina as the nephew of “American Idol” and Grammy-winning singer Fantasia Barrino, according to a news release.

Tyquan Vonricco Washington, 18, was found suffering from a gunshot wound in the 700 block of Hyde Drive at 10:54 a.m. Washington’s father is recording artist Ricco Barrino, whose real name is Kassim Vonricco Washington.

Emergency crews performed life-saving...


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