A Ghanaian-American personal trainer, Abeku Wilson on Saturday, April 8 2017, shot two people at a gym, killing one before fatally turning the gun on himself.
YEN gathered that the 6’2 well-built weight lifter, martial artist, model and competitive bodybuilder was a friendly, positive and well-balanced man who did not seem to have any mental issues.
According to the Miami Herald, Wilson does not have a criminal history in Florida, but two employees said he had been fired from the gym shortly before the attack took place.
In a news conference, the Miami police did not name the shooter or the wounded nor did they confirm Wilson’s suicide.
Abeku Wilson was born in Boston and later lived in New York City and Atlanta. His father is Ghanaian and his mother, American.
He graduated from University of Miami with a degree in business administration, according to his social media sites.