Donovon Lynch, 25, and Bad Girls Club star Deshayla E. Harris, 29, were both killed during a series of shootings on Friday
Williams, 47, shared a tribute to Lynch, 25, on Instagram Monday. Deshayla E. Harris, a cast member on the final season of Bad Girls Club, was also killed in the shootings, Virginia Beach police said Saturday.
“The loss of these lives is a tragedy beyond measure,” Williams, who is from Virginia Beach, began his post.
“My cousin Donovon was killed during the shootings,” the singer-songwriter and music producer continued. “He was a bright light and someone who always showed up for others.”https://www.instagram.com/p/CNBSAyyHdzY/embed/?cr=1&v=13&wp=750&rd=https%3A%2F%2Fpeople.com&rp=%2Fcrime%2Fpharrells-cousin-donovon-lynch-killed-in-virginia-beach-shootings-singer-pays-tribute-he-was-a-bright-
“It is critical my family and the other victims’ families get the transparency, honesty and justice they deserve,” Williams concluded. “Virginia Beach is the epitome of hope and tenacity and, as a community, we will get through this and come out even stronger.”