NFL player kills girlfriend, self
- Published: 2 Dec 2012 at 05.35
- Online news:
American football linebacker Jovan Belcher of the Kansas City Chiefs committed suicide Saturday at the team's facilities after allegedly killing his girlfriend at the couple's home, local media reported.
Belcher got into an argument with his girlfriend Saturday morning before shooting her multiple times, police were quoted as saying by the Kansas City Star newspaper. His mother, who was visiting the couple and their baby, allegedly witnessed the incident.The 25-year-old player then drove to team practice facilities near their Arrowhead stadium. He spoke with the team's general manager Scott Pioli and coach Romeo Crennel, who attempted to talk him out of harming himself, before shooting himself in front of them, the newspaper said."The entire Chiefs family is deeply saddened by today's events, and our...
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