The Wife of Ghanaian actor Chris Attoh who was bruttal murdered in the US was actually married to two men before her death last weekend.
The police in Greenbelt, Maryland say 44-year-old Bettie Jenifer of Bowie, left for her car after work in the 6300 block of Ivy Lane about 5 p.m. when an armed man approached her.
On sighting her assailant she attempted to run, the man ran after her and fired multiple rounds. At least one bullet struck her in the head, police Confirms.
The suspect took off in a vehicle after he shot her.
Giving a descriptions of how he looked, Police said the suspect could be black and having a thin build with black hair.
He was wearing dark colored clothing and may have been in a blue car.
The Police confirmed on Saturday after her demise that Jenifer was married to Chris Attoh, a famous Ghanaian actor.
The pair married in October last year,after Attoh’s divorce from his first wife.
The Greenbelt Police also said Jenifer was also married to 47-year-old Kedrick Jenifer, who is currently in Prison serving a 20-year sentence for importing large amounts of cocaine into Baltimore from Texas.
The U.S. District Attorney’s Office said the kingpin’s “Jenifer drug trafficking organization” distributed at least 450 kilograms of cocaine in Baltimore and Woodbridge, Virginia.
According to the Baltimore Sun.
“Kedrick Jenifer lived large as a major Baltimore drug dealer, but now he will lose all of his toys and live for two decades in federal prison,”
The then-U.S. Attorney Rod Rosenstein said in a news release after he was sentenced.
According to Court records made available show that Kedrick Jenifer her first husband, filed for a divorce on April 9.
Bettie Jenifer also followed suit by filing for divorce six days later.