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HEPHZIBAH, Ga. (WJBF) — To her friends and family, 20-year-old Brenleigh Kitchens was the woman who could light up any room. “She was bigger than life,” Amy Cooter, Kitchens’…
20-year-old Brenleigh Kitchensloved dancing and playing basketball. Her life was cut short Wednesday night when she was shot at least once in the face. She was placed on life support and succumbed from her injuries Thursday. Her body has been transported to the Georgia Bureau of Investigation’s laboratory for an autopsy.
Kitchens’ ex-boyfriend, 20-year-old Jaden Ross, was arrested in connection with the crime just hours after the shooting. He has been charged with Murder, Aggravated Assault and Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Crime.
“She loved life, and that boy took it,” Loren Woodruff, Kitchens’ mother, claims.
“He would call her and blow up her phone. He was volatile and is the devil. He planned this. He put on Snapchat that he was going to ‘F**k Brenleigh Kitchens up.'”
Woodruff tells NewsChannel 6 her daughter was Facetiming a friend when Ross allegedly arrived at her home. That friend saw the shooting happen over the phone, according to Woodruff.
Booking Number 2021-00002824
Full Name ROSS, JADEN
Arrest Date 4/29/2021
Age 19 YEARS OLD
1 POSSESSION OF FIREARM OR KNIFE DURING CRIM
2 AGGRAVATED ASSAULT