On Tuesday February 7, 2018, Wilson was shot by Kareem on the 100 block of Scheerer Avenue in Newark at around 8:00 a.m. local time. She was taken to University Hospital and pronounced dead.  
She had a restraining order restraining order against Kareem Dawson.  Dawson led police on a chase into Summit, New Jersey. He allegedly shot himself when cornered by police but survived.