“The Actual” co-host Tamera Mowry-Housley and her husband Adam Housley are mourning the lack of their niece after studying she was among the many 12 individuals killed in a California mass taking pictures late Wednesday.
“Our hearts are damaged,” the couple stated in a press release launched to CNN. “We simply realized that our niece Alaina was one of many victims of final night time’s taking pictures at Borderline bar in Thousand Oaks. Alaina was an unbelievable younger girl with a lot life forward of her and we’re devastated that her life was lower quick on this method. We thank everybody on your prayers and ask for privateness presently.”
The couple had earlier used Twitter and Instagram to each search details about their niece and prayers.
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Mowry-Housley responded to a tweet Thursday morning from a younger girl named Ashley who wrote, “My suitemate continues to be lacking, she is carrying denim shorts, a blue flannel and sneakers, pls let me know if you already know something #Borderline.”
“Ashley that is her aunt Tamera Mowry Housley,” the actress wrote. “Are you able to please DM me your data?”
The previous “Sister Sister” star is married to journalist Adam Housley, who earlier had asked followers to pray for “My niece. A beautiful soul.”
Housely, who has lined mass shootings as a reporter for Fox Information, responded to at least one tweet by writing, “Staying constructive and praying and hoping and wishing there was extra I may do.”
He additionally posted a photograph of his niece on Instagram.
“I actually don’t know what to say aside from I like this woman with all my coronary heart and I’d give my life proper now for a miracle. #thehousleys @alaina.housleyy,” the caption learn.
In keeping with her Instagram profile tagged by Housley, Alaina Housley was a pupil at Pepperdine College in Malibu, California.
“We haven’t discovered her but,” Mowry-Housley wrote previous to studying her niece had died. “It’s been 7 hrs for the reason that taking pictures.”
Mowry-Housley’s twin sister and former co-star, Tia Mowry, additionally sought data via social media posts early within the day.
She shared a photograph on Instagram of the sisters and Alaina within the bridal occasion at Mowry-Housley’s marriage ceremony in 2011.
“Alaina Housely we’re praying,” Mowry wrote within the caption. “We love u! If you already know something or any data please tell us. We love you! “