Suspect Shawayne Dashawn Williams, 23, has been charged with fatally shooting Tavon Alleyne on Dec. 26, according to Nation News. Williams made a court appearance on Wednesday where he was remanded to jail.
Alleyne, the 21-year-old cousin of Rihanna, was walking through a track towards his home in Barbados when Williams allegedly pumped several bullets into his body.
Alleyne was rushed to an area hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Rihanna took to Instagram to mourn the loss of her loved one, writing about her shock over his untimely death.
Williams’ next court appearance is for Jan. 31