LAPD homicide detectives said tonight that actress-dancer Stephanie Moseley, who appeared on VH1’s cheerleader drama Hit The Floor, was shot to death Monday by her husband, rapper Earl Hayes, in an apparent murder-suicide
VH1 said Moseley was slated to return for Season 3 of the series, which was renewed in July. Production on the new season has not begun. “We are incredibly saddened to hear the news of the passing of Stephanie Moseley,” the network said in a statement. “VH1 and the entire Hit The Floor family send our thoughts and condolences to her family and friends at this difficult time.”
Hayes was close with boxing legend Floyd Mayweather Jr. Neither police nor Mayweather have publicly commented on a report by TMZ that the boxer witnessed the shooting while on a video chat with Hayes, who was 36.
Fans have reacted to the news with an outpouring of grief on social media networks