The household of a Georgia girl killed at an ATM is receiving help from movie director Tyler Perry.
WSBTV-Atlanta studies the household of Tynesha Evans, a single mom of 4, confronted eviction from their house shortly earlier than her dying. As well as, her 18-year-old daughter, Sharadiant Turner, a Spelman Faculty scholar, thought of dropping out of college as a consequence of lack of funds.
Falling on arduous occasions, Evans turned to her boyfriend, Othniel Inniss, who promised to provide her cash towards her lease. However when she arrived at the financial institution on March 16 to satisfy Inniss, the person fatally shot and killed her simply steps from the ATM.
Evans’ household arrange a GoFundMe account asking for help to forestall them from dropping their dwelling, writing, “My mother was the breadwinner of our dwelling, please see it in your coronary heart to maintain us in our dwelling and put my mom to relaxation decently and never be homeless in a couple of weeks. Now we have to lift our two teenage sisters, please see it in your coronary heart to help. God Bless.”
After listening to of the tragedy, Perry reached out to the household to supply his condolences and help them financially as they grieve the lack of their household matriarch.
“It was a name I wasn’t even going to reply. I stated, ‘Effectively, let me reply it to see who it is.’ I answered and the particular person on the opposite finish stated, ‘This is Tyler.’ I stated, ‘Who?’ He stated, ‘This is Tyler.’ I stated, ‘Tyler who?’ and he stated, ‘Tyler Perry.’ At that time, I simply broke down crying,” stated Evans’ daughter Audrey Turner.
Perry will fly Evans’ physique again to her dwelling state of Wisconsin, the place household and pals will maintain her funeral. The filmmaker may also cowl daughter Sharadiant’s school tuition, assuring she’s going to be capable of make her mom proud.
“I’m going to do what she wished me to do. She began me on math and now I’m going to get to graduate with a arithmetic diploma from Spelman Faculty with out debt, it means all the pieces.”
Inniss, 58, was arrested at the scene of the capturing Saturday and has been charged with homicide and aggravated assault with a firearm.