A Florida lady has been charged with homicide after a person she lured right into a theft try on a relationship app fatally shot her brother in self-defense, in line with a report.
Tat’yana Mekeva Gatson, 23, of Tampa Bay, offered herself as a 22-year-old lady named “Jada” on the BLK relationship app and linked with an unidentified male on Could 31, the Tampa Bay Instances reported.
Police said she invited him to satisfy her on the Kains Palms Flats the place her brother was mendacity in wait to rob him.
After he arrived, Gatson’s masked sibling, Jermon Kennard, 18, threatened him with a knife and demanded cash.
The would-be victim then pulled a gun out of his waistband and shot Kennard within the head and chest, the outlet said.
Kennard was taken to a close-by hospital the place he was pronounced lifeless.