Author: Erika Marie

Dark. Lovely. Journalist. Activist. Abolitionist. Diviner. Storyteller. Poet. OurBlackGirls.com | Urbanesh.com Insta: @earthtoerikamarie | Twitter: @EarthToErika

MURDERED [12/08/2019] — Quintina Jefferies Was Murdered, Boyfriend Commits Suicide Days Later

It was a grisly scene at the home of Quintina Jefferies in early December 2019. According to a report by WSJM,  Quintina and her boyfriend, Samuel Brown, were moving into a home together in Benton Harbor, Michigan on Sunday, December 8. Sometime before noon, 29-year-old Quintina was shot four times, including one fatal hit to the head. Continue reading “MURDERED [12/08/2019] — Quintina Jefferies Was Murdered, Boyfriend Commits Suicide Days Later”

MISSING [10/10/2017] — Dennaia Kimberly Gillespie Walked Out After An Argument With Her Roommate

Arguments between roommates aren’t uncommon. However, when one person storms out and is never seen again, it’s certainly a cause for alarm. On October 10, 2017, it’s reported that 38-year-old Dennaia Kimberly Gillespie got into a verbal argument with her roommate. According to NamUs, the mother left her daughter at her Marietta, Georgia home with her roommate and left the location. Continue reading “MISSING [10/10/2017] — Dennaia Kimberly Gillespie Walked Out After An Argument With Her Roommate”

MISSING [12/30/2019] — Tonee Tuner, Pittsburgh Artist, Last Seen At Local Tea Room

The worried family of Tonee Turner has been pounding the pavement daily since she went missing on December 30, 2019. The Pittsburgh artist’s family has gone door-to-door passing out flyers in hopes that someone will remember running into the missing 22-year-old. Continue reading “MISSING [12/30/2019] — Tonee Tuner, Pittsburgh Artist, Last Seen At Local Tea Room”