New York Teen Shot Dead While Filming TikTok Video


May 12, 2022

By: Mary Moore

18-year-old Adriana Graham was killed after mishandling a gun while making a TikTok video with a friend on Wednesday May 4. 

Police responded to the lobby of the Harding Arms Apartments in Crown Heights at Sterling Place to find Graham with a bullet wound to the head around 2:46 a.m., Daily News reports.

Graham was rushed to the Kings County Hospital where she was listed in critical condition but passed away three days later.

Detectives believe that Graham accidentally shot herself but are deeming it a homicide. 

No arrest has been made nor have any suspects or the friend who was at the scene been named. 

Graham attended W.H. Maxwell Career and Technical Education High School in East New York, according to her Facebook page.

Rest In Peace to a life cut so short.