“Her star will continue to shine bright in our hearts, thoughts and prayers.
in the middle of the street suffering from multiple stab wounds in Washington Heights, NBC New York reports. ,” Davenport yelled, a witness, George Hudacko, told the Daily News.
Freeman later married Myrna Colley-Lee in 1984; the pair divorced in 2010.
Freeman took to Facebook hours after the killing to thank his supporters during the difficult time.
The granddaughter of Oscar-winning actor Morgan Freeman was stabbed to death on a street by her deranged boyfriend as he yelled “Get out, devils! with several knife wounds to her chest at around 3 a.m., according to authorities. I cast you out, devils, in the name of Jesus Christ! ” the 30-year-old man repeatedly said, according to George Hudacko, 65, who saw the attack from his third-floor apartment and called 911.
” in Washington Heights early Sunday, police sources and a witness said. “I watched someone get murdered, and there was nothing I could do,” Hudacko added.
Hines was taken to Harlem Hospital and pronounced dead there. Devenport was taken to the hospital for a mental evaluation.
Her boyfriend, 30-year-old actor and rapper Lamar Davenport, was arrested at the scene and taken to a hospital for a mental evaluation, the news station reported Monday. According to the New York Post, the man is Hines’ live-in boyfriend. E’dena Hines was the granddaughter of Freeman’s first wife, Jeannette Adair Bradshaw, to whom he was married to from 1967 to 1979.
Her friends and family were fortunate enough to have known what she meant as a person,” the actor said.
I also became aware that my voice was always heard above others which meant they all knew about me, but I didn’t actually know a lot about them.” In 2012, the 78-year-old Freeman and Hines denied they were dating and soon to be married.
“These stories about me and my grandfather are not only untrue, they are also hurtful to me and my family,” Hines said at the time.
She is the granddaughter of Freeman and his first wife, Jeannette Adair Bradshaw.
The two — who were married from 1967 until 1979 — adopted her mother.