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Rihanna's Cousin Killed In Barbados; She Reacts

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Tragedy unfortionately found Rihanna's family during the holiday season. 

According to reports, Rihanna's 21-year-old cousin Tavon Kaiseen Alleyne was shot and killed as he walked near his home. He was taken to the hospital where he then passed away. 

Police in Barbados are currently investigating the matter and searching for the murderer. 

After hearing about the news, RiRi went onto Instagram to call an end to gun violence and remember her cousin. 

See her reaction below We send our prayers to the family. 

"It's nice to wake up" Be grateful for life man. #RIPTavon @merka_95

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