Media mogul Tyler Perry is as soon as once more serving to the neighborhood by lending a hand—and his pockets. Back in December, Perry made dozens of households desires come true when he paid off $434,000 price of lawaway payments at two Atlanta Walmart shops. Now, Mr. Madea is footing the payments for a grieving household who lately misplaced a beloved one who was murdered in Georgia.
Tynesha Evans, 45, was a mom of 4 who was shot and killed in Alpharetta. Evans was murdered within the parking zone fs a Wells Fargo Bank allegedly by her boyfriend, Othnel Inniss. According to the Alpharetta Department of Public Safety’s Facebook web page, police responded to a name a few taking pictures and located Evan on the bottom and Inniss nonetheless on the scene. An armed witness held Inniss till police arrived and had been capable of arrest the suspect and take him into custody.
Tynesha Evans was transported to North Fulton Regional Hospital the place she handed away. Othnel Inniss was taken to our headquarters and questioned by our detectives. He has been charged with Murder and Aggravated Assault with a Firearm.
The sufferer and the suspect had been in an on-again, off-again relationship that sadly resulted in mindless violence throughout an argument. Our ideas are with the sufferer’s household and associates throughout this extraordinarily troublesome time.
In regards to the armed citizen who intervened till we arrived, we can not categorical sufficient the appreciation we’ve got for the partnership we’ve got with our neighborhood. Thank you to everybody else for respecting our crime scene, being affected person ready on the small print, and all of the messages of assist you’ve got for us.
Upon listening to the tragic information, Perry wished to assist Evans’ kids, so he paid their lease in order that they would not be evicted from their house. Perry will cowl Evans’ funeral, the kids’s housing bills, and he’ll guarantee that Evans will even have a second funeral in her hometown in Wisconsin. He’s additionally masking the faculty tuition of Evans’ 18-year-old daughter, Sharadiant Turner.
Audrey Turner, one in every of Evans’ kids, spoke to WSB-TV about receiving a name from Perry. “It was a name I wasn’t even going to reply. I mentioned, ‘Well, let me reply it to see who it’s.’ I answered and the particular person on the opposite finish mentioned, ‘This is Tyler’ … I mentioned, ‘Tyler who?’ and he mentioned, ‘Tyler Perry.’ At that time, I simply broke down crying.”
“I’ll do what she wished me to do,” Sharadiant informed WSB-TV. “She began me on math and now I’m going to get to graduate with a arithmetic diploma from Spelman College with out debt. It means every little thing.”
Shakemia Turner, Evans’ 14-year-old daughter, thinks of Perry as “an angel on earth.”