‘America’s Next Top Model’ Contestant Brandy Rusher in Critical Condition Following Houston Shooting
Two people were left dead after a shooting in a Houston apartment complex. One victim was pronounced dead at the scene, and the other died at the hospital. Four other people were injured on the scene, including former America's Next Top Model contestant, Brandy Rusher (32).
Rusher, along with the other three are in critical condition, according to police.The shooting was the result of a dispute that broke out at the notorious Haverstock Hill apartment complex around 6:30 p.m.
Daily Mail reports that three men arrived at the apartments in a white four-door sedan, two of them got out and began arguing with the two eventual victims. A few minutes into the altercation, one of the men from the fight grabbed a semi-automatic assault rifle from the trunk of the car. He then began to fire 15 to 18 shots.All three men fled the scene before police arrived. Now, a manhunt is underway in search for the gunman and his two accomplices.
"Yes, they [Brandy and her brother Wayne] were involved in a shooting but we don't know anything about it," Rusher's grandfather, 81, told E! News. "We would just like to keep the family in prayer."
A rep for former America's Next Top Model judge Nolé Marin told E! News Rusher is in his thoughts.
"Nolé's heart goes out to Brandy and her family during this tragic time," the rep said. "While on the show Nolé says he remembers her shining personality and glowing smile. She is in his thoughts and is sending well wishes."
Rusher was a finalist on the fourth cycle of the competition series. This is a developing story.