LATEST: Tennis champions VENUS and Serena Williams are "devastated and shocked" following the fatal shooting of their elder sister YETUNDE PRICE yesterday (14SEP03).

Both sisters are now flying to California to be with their family, whilst police say that there are currently "more questions than answers" after Price, 37, was gunned down by a suspected drugs gang in Compton, California in the early hours of the morning.

Serena's publicist RAYMONE BAIN says, "This is devastating news. The Williams are a very close-knit family," whilst family lawyer KEVEN DAVIES adds, "They're all devastated and shocked. I talked to Yetunde on Friday. She was great. She was upbeat and in a great mood."

15/09/2003 13:58