Rihanna revealed that her cousin Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne had been murdered the day after Christmas last month, mourning her loss via Instagram.
"RIP cousin..." she wrote. "can't believe it was just last night that I held you in my arms! never thought that would be the last time I felt the warmth in your body!!! Love you always man! ❤ #endgunviolence."
It was later reported that a suspect for the murder was in custody.
Barbados Today reported that 23-year-old Shawayne DaShawn Williams of St. Michael, Barbados was arrested and charged with the killing Alleyne.
This morning, Rihanna attended Tavon's funeral in her home country.
Sending thoughts and prayers Rihanna's way.