"Our hearts are broken", the couple writes in an official statement to ABC News.
According to the friend Ashley, Alaina was the only one out of "a handful of girls [who] went to line dance tonight", and is now unaccounted for. "Alaina was an incredible young woman with so much life ahead of her and we are devastated that her life was cut short in this manner". When one asked what to pray for, he replied, "My niece".
Actress Tamera Mowry-Housley and her husband, former Fox News correspondent Adam Housley, are searching for information about their niece in the wake of a mass shooting Wednesday night in Thousand Oaks, California.More news: Rihanna Tells Donald Trump to Stop Playing Her Music at Rallies
Adam Housely indicated that he has a terrible feeling in his stomach because Alaina Housley's Apple watch and iPhone puts her location at the nightclub, but they have yet to hear from her, the Los Angeles Times reports.
People comfort each other as they stand near the scene, November 8, 2018, in Thousand Oaks, Calif., where a gunman opened fire Wednesday inside a country dance bar crowded with hundreds of people on "college night".
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By late morning, the teen's Apple Watch and iPhone still showed her location on the dance floor, the uncle said.
Housley said his niece had been at the bar with classmates when the shooting occurred. They told Housley they believe it was the gunman. "Staying positive and praying and hoping and wishing there was more I could do", he wrote at 9:36 a.m. ET, confirming she still had not been found at that time. "I know you always hear those things". "You just don't think that - same stupid quote - you just don't think it's going to happen to you".
"My gut is saying she's inside the bar, dead", her anxious uncle, Adam Housley, told an LA Times reporter outside the Los Robles Regional Medical Center, where he was looking for his niece. "Can you please DM me your information?" Please pray. I am numb. Please do me a favor and introduce yourself in person and see what the result will be.More news: Riot Games Employees Sue Company For Gender Discrimination
Borderline Bar and Grill, a popular country venue, was hosting its weekly college night when the attack occurred on Wednesday.