“The Voice” Contestant Christina Grimmie Fatally Shot Following Concert (Updated)

Photo Credit: Katie Darby/Invision/AP
Photo Credit: Katie Darby/Invision/AP

CBSNews.com reports that Christina Grimmie, who placed third during the sixth season of NBC’s “The Voice” in 2014, was shot dead as she signed autographs for fans following a concert in Florida last night.

The gunman, who authorities have not identified, also shot and killed himself during a struggle with Grimmie’s brother immediately after the attack.

Police said the shooter’s motive was unknown.

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(Update: CBSNews.com reports that Grimmie’s killer has been identified as 27-year-old Kevin Loibl.  Police say he did not appear to have known the singer)

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