Earl Hayes Kills Wife Stephanie Moseley In Murder Suicide
Rapper Earl Hayes shot and killed his wife, dancer and VH1 star Stephanie Moseley, before killing himself in an apparent murder-suicide.
Earl Hayes, Stephanie Mosley Dead
Hayes reportedly flew into a rage Monday morning, accusing Moseley of cheating on him with a “famous singer,” reported TMZ. Neighbors in the high-end residential complex near The Grove where the couple lived heard shots ring out. When a SWAT team reported to the scene, they found both Hayes, 34, and Moseley, 30, dead. The LAPD told KTLA that the initial conclusion is that it was a murder-suicide.
Hayes, who was once on boxer Floyd Mayweather‘s music label, often partied with the athlete and considered him a close friend. Apparently, in the moments leading up to the tragic shootings, Hayes had called Mayweather on Facetime to vent about Moseley being unfaithful and even suggested that he was going to kill her, according to TMZ. Mayweather reportedly tried to calm Hayes down, but ultimately ended up as a witness to his friends’ deaths.
Moseley was best known for appearing on VH1’s Hit the Floor and had been a backup dancer for numerous artists, including Chris Brown and Britney Spears.
“Stephanie was exceptionally beautiful, an absolutely amazing and incredible dancer, ” her Hit the Floor co-star Dean Cain said. And judging by how the other girls spoke about her, a lovely human being,”
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