Police in Greenbelt in the USA has revealed, Bettie Jenifer, the deceased wife of award-winning Ghanaian actor and TV host, Chris Attoh, was married to two men.
“A Maryland woman who was gunned down while leaving her office on Friday was married to two different men simultaneously, one of whom is a convicted Baltimore drug lord,” a report by nbcwashington.com read.
According to the police, Jenifer was also married to 47-year-old Kedrick Jenifer, who is currently serving a 20-year prison sentence for importing large amounts of cocaine into Baltimore from Texas.
The U.S. District Attorney’s Office said the kingpin’s, “Jenifer drug trafficking organization” distributed at least 450 kilograms of cocaine in Baltimore and Woodbridge, Virginia.
“Kedrick Jenifer lived large as a major Baltimore drug dealer, but now he will lose all of his toys and live for two decades in federal prison,” U.S. Attorney Rod Rosenstein said in a news release after his sentencing, according to the Baltimore Sun.
Court records further show that Kedrick Jenifer filed for divorce on April 9. Bettie Jenifer then filed for divorce six days later.