NFL’s Aaron Hernandez Arrested And Charged With Murder

The star tight end, who was also released by the Patriots, is charged with the murder of Odin Lloyd.

6. Aaron Hernandez was being investigated for over a week in a murder case when the hammer finally fell all at once.

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9. The team expressed sympathy to Lloyd’s family:


“A young man was murdered last week and we extend our sympathies to the family and friends who mourn his loss. Words cannot express the disappointment we feel knowing that one of our players was arrested as a result of this investigation. We realize that law enforcement investigations into this matter are ongoing. We support their efforts and respect the process. At this time, we believe this transaction is simply the right thing to do.”

11. It looks like Hernandez won’t be tweeting much for a while. Here are his last three tweets.

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