Who was Delia Johnson?
Delia Johnson has been named as the woman who was reportedly was shot by a female assassin in broad daylight. The incident took place on Tuesday, August 3. The police have not been able to identify the attacker yet.
Johnson’s family says her daughter’s murderer was a “family friend” they recognized from the footage, reports NY Post. Family members said they recognize her from the snapshot showing the woman’s face.
DISTURBING: Shocking video shows the killing of a woman on a Brooklyn street. The shooting happened outside an apartment building on Wednesday night. https://t.co/DLx814c9PV
— WJZ | CBS Baltimore (@wjz) August 7, 2021
How old was Delia Johnson?
Delia Johnson was 42 years old at the time of death.
Woman Shot in Head in New York
The police are investigating the cause of the shooting. In similar news, video footage released by LAPD showed 91-year-old Soon Kim killed in a case of hit and run by an unidentified female driver.
A 16-year-old Black girl, Ma’Khia Bryant was fatally shot by an officer outside her home on Tuesday, April 20. Bodycam footage of the incident showed the teen ‘attempting’ to stab a girl.
“I know her!” said Delia’s mother, Delia Barry. “Oh my God, oh my God, she used to stay with us.”
“She slept in my bed, ate my food.” One of Delia’s younger sisters, Hadijah Pendley, called the suspect “a family friend who came to our family events, celebrations, holidays — whatever you want to call it, she came.”