A piece of news is getting viral on the web, that An eight-year-old, Ronziyah Atkins, was killed in a drive-by shooting in Florida on Friday. 4 February in the evening. This incident occurred when she was playing on her family’s front porch. The statement has been disclosed by the Palm Beach Sheriff’s Office as an official statement, saying that the authorities responded to the scene after 7:15 PM in the 500 block of Southeast 1st street.
Here are several things for telling you about the news. You are on the right page for getting the right information. We will tell you all the details in this article, let’s find out the entire matter that what was happened, keep reading.
Who was Ronziyah Atkins?
According to the report, Andrew Thomas has been arrested by the police, he is 20 years old. He was apprehended on Monday after a victim cooperated with the investigation to track down the culprit. Andrew was charged with the first-degree murder of a young girl who died in her neighborhood of Belle Glade, Florida.
On the basis of the Witness’s statement that Ronziyah, who is also referred to as ‘Ziyah’ and ‘Biggs’, was playing outside with her cousin and siblings when the shooter opened fire. While this incident occurred, Ronziyah’s godbrother Deante Crawford was inside the home and listened to her help to save her family before she got shot and died.
Furthermore, she says “She was telling her niece to go inside and said be calm and not to worry about her, and says go inside.” As per the investigation, the investigators believe that the young girl was not an accurate and intended target, but she was one of those who came into the firing range of Thomas (shooter).
What Was Ronziyah Atkins Cause of Death?
As per the report, Atkins was shot at least once and later passed away of her injuries she died after the battle with his life and left the world in a few moments at a local hospital on the behalf of authorities. Thomas, the lone shooter, was apprehended by police in Coral Springs and charged with first-degree murder with a firearm, and a felony in possession of a firearm.
The authorities and community mourned and grieved Ronziyah in a vigil held outside her house on Saturday where family and friends are gathered with white and pink balloons. We also pray God gave peace to her soul and strength to her family. Stay tuned for more updates.