Ashley “A.J.” Jewell, the former fiancé of Kandi Burruss has been stabbed and killed. Jewell was apparently involved in “an altercation in the parking lot” of The Body Tap Club in Atlanta “and received a severe blow to the head,” according to Atlanta Police.
Kandi Burruss is part of “The Real Housewives of Atlanta” cast and according to her publicist is “stunned and speechless.”
Burruss is a singer-songwriter and was a member of the popular 90s group Xscape.
Police say that “we have developed a person of interest and we’ve made contact with him to question him about the incident.”
Ashley Jewell had six children.
Our thoughts and condolences to his family and friends.
UPDATE – An arrest has been made in the death of Ashley Jewell.