Vigil for slain ‘Voice’ singer Christina Grimmie held in hometown Evesham

A vigil is being held tonight in the Burlington County hometown of a singer gunned down after a Florida concert.

Singer Christina Grimmie was shot and killed after

Singer Christina Grimmie was shot and killed after a show on Friday. A vigil will be held in her home town of Evesham Township. (Credit: File photo)

EVESHAM TOWNSHIP - A vigil was held in the Burlington County hometown of a singer gunned down after a Florida concert.

Evesham Township held a vigil Monday night to honor 22-year-old Christina Grimmie. She was killed killed Friday night as she signed autographs after a show in Orlando.

Grimmie was a YouTube star widely known from her appearances on NBC's "The Voice" in 2014.

Authorities say she apparently had no personal connection to the man who shot her. The gunman fatally shot himself after being tackled by Grimmie’s brother.

Pop star and “The Voice” host Adam Levine has offered to pay for Grimmie’s funeral expenses, according to spokeswoman Carleen Donovan. Levine mentored the singer when she was a contestant on “The Voice.”

A motive for the shooting hasn't been determined.

The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.

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