“Though I must take comfort in knowing that he is at peace with our Lord, I also know the agony our family is going through, knowing someone hit him head on and just left him there to die.”
Nicole, who is currently a judge on X Factor: Celebrity, called her relative “kind” and “creative” and added they will never forget him.
She continued: “My sweet cousin, I love you so much. This world was a better place with you and your kind, creative heart in it. We will never forget you and will carry you with us forever.”
The singer said they are asking for anyone with information to get in touch to help the investigation surrounding John’s death