Popular actress and model Jokisha Brown was shot dead at an Atlanta strip mall while sitting in her black Mercedes SUV car on Friday July 1, 2016. The mother of a teenage son was waiting to get her make-up done when a gunman walked up to her car and shot her dead through the passenger seat.
Brown would have turn 36 on July 2, 2016, a day after her death. She was reported to have recently packed up and abandoned an abusive relationship. One of her friends Jordan Jackson spoke with WSB-TV and revealed: “She went through a hard, very, very hard time with this breakup.
She steadily voiced it, she feared for her life that something might happen to her.” The actress had also been a target of kidnappers which she escaped by jumping off a moving vehicle.