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Sister, Sister star and The Real co-host Tamera Mowry-Housley and her husband Adam Housley revealed that their niece was one of the victims in the Thousand Oaks mass shooting that left 12 people dead.
Alaina Housley was a freshmen at Pepperdine University and had gone line dancing at the country music bar with other girls from her residence hall. Her suitemate Ashley had taken to Twitter early this morning to ask for help in finding her. According to her tweets the girls were present during the shooting and at 8 a.m. on Thursday said that Alaina was the only one unaccounted for.
Around 3 p.m. the couple released the following statement via their joint representative, Chantal Artur.
"Our hearts are broken. We just learned that our niece Alaina was one of the victims of last night’s shooting at Borderline bar in Thousand Oaks. Alaina was an incredible young woman with so much life ahead of her and we are devastated that her life was cut short in this manner. We thank everyone for your prayers and ask for privacy at this time."