DEADLY HOME INVASION Clarence Avant’s wife Jacqueline Avant, 81, is ‘shot and killed in robbery’ while Rock and Roll Hall of Famer was home. MUSIC legend Clarence Avant’s wife Jacqueline was reportedly shot and killed in a horrific robbery at their Beverly Hills home. Jacqueline was 81-years-old at the time of her death.
According to TMZ, the home invasion unfolded at the Trousdale Estates, a high-end neighborhood in Beverly Hills. Police responded to a home invasion call at 2.30am on Tuesday night; the caller told the dispatcher someone had been shot, the outlet reported.
Jacquline had allegedly been taken to a nearby hospital by the time cops arrived on the scene. A source close to the family told TMZ that Clarence was home at the time of the incident. It is unknown at this time if he was hurt. Clarence, who was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2021, is the subject of the Netflix original documentary, The Black Godfather.
Jacqueline Avant, the wife of music industry legend Clarence Avant and mother of Nicole Avant, has been killed in a home invasion robbery, the Beverly Hills Police Department has confirmed.
Currently The CCTV Footage is not leaked. But soon it will available.
A phone call reporting the shooting was taken at 2:23 a.m. Wednesday morning by the Beverly Hills Police Communications Center, regarding a shooting in the 1100 block of Maytor Place. Beverly Hills Fire Department paramedics transported the victim to a local hospital, but Avant did not survive. Detective are said to be on scene conducting an investigation and will hold a press briefing today “The City of Beverly Hills and the Beverly Hills Police Department extends our deepest sympathies to the victim’s families,” said Lieutenant Giovanni Trejo.
Clarence Avant was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in October and was the subject of a popular documentary. Their daughter Nicole is married to Netflix CEO Ted Sarandos.