T-Pain Pays Tribute to Late Niece

She was fatally stabbed outside a drug store in Florida.

ByMICHAEL ROTHMAN
August 31, 2016, 10:41 AM
PHOTO: T-Pain arrives for T-Pain Hosts MTV's ABDC: Road To VMA's Kickback Party, Aug. 21, 2015, in Los Angeles.
T-Pain arrives for T-Pain Hosts MTV's ABDC: Road To VMA's Kickback Party, Aug. 21, 2015, in Los Angeles, California.
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— -- News broke yesterday that the niece of artist T-Pain was stabbed and killed outside a Florida drugstore.

Javona Glover, 23, was killed outside a Walgreens in Tallahassee, local police confirmed to The Associated Press.

The singer's niece has a 2-year-old child, and T-Pain took to Instagram to post a tribute photo montage of her with her baby.

Fans responded with messages of condolences.

"Terrible tragedy" and "stay strong" were just a couple of the sentiments shared by fans on his page.

After posting early Tuesday, requesting any information on the homicide, T-Pain, 30, took to Twitter to thank fans and friends for support.

According to The AP, police have identified a suspect and are still investigating the crime.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

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