Ghana police service has said that American Instagram model, Tyger Booty who was found dead in a hotel room in the country flew in from Nigeria.
Booty reportedly tested positive for COVID-19 upon arrival and was made to self-isolate at Ave Maria Hotel at South Legon, but she was picked up from isolation by her friends on December 6, 2021, before its conclusion.
According to Ghana police, Booty was then lodged at Rayporsh Hotel at Abelemkpe and attempted traveling back to Nigeria but couldn’t because she had visa issues. She reportedly returned to the hotel afterward.
While the police await a full autopsy report, the US embassy has been notified of the death. It was also learned that two persons are in police custody and helping with the investigation.
The Police have arrested two persons in connection with the death of the American IG model, Tyger Booty. A police statement signed by the Director-General of Public Affairs, ACP Kwesi Ofori said the suspects are currently in custody assisting in investigations.
The statement added that the deceased’s family has officially been informed of the current state investigations being conducted into circumstances leading her death.
“On December 29, 2021, a post mortem examination was conducted on the deceased, Julie Diane Williams, at the Police Hospital mortuary in the presence of the Police and Godwin King Akpalu, a representative of the deceased’s family who identified the body to the pathologist.”