Former New England Patriots’ star Aaron Hernandez found dead in prison cell at 3 a.m Wednesday morning.
Hernandez hanged himself with a bedsheet tied to a window according to Correction Department spokesman Christopher Fallon. No one was aware of Hernandez committing suicide, especially after being acquitted in a second murder case.
A very strange day for the Patriots as well, who are set to visit the White House on their celebration of Super Bowl 51. Hernandez has had a lot of mental problems going back from his college days. He dropped to the fourth round of the NFL draft due to behavioral issues.
Sometimes people do these decisions because of where their life is heading to. No one knows for sure why it happen, but most individuals don’t care due to his criminal charges. Watch the reaction below from Stephen A Smith on ESPN First Take on the death of Hernandez.