Aaron Hernandez found dead in cell

MGN Online

MILFORD, Mass. - Former New England Patriot star Aaron Hernandez has been found dead in his jail cell.

According to the Massachusetts Department of Corrections, Hernandez was discovered hanging by a bed sheet in his cell just after 3 A.M. Wednesday.

This comes five days after Hernandez was acquitted of murdering two men in Boston in 2012. However, Hernandez was still serving a life sentence without parole for the murder of Odin Llyod in 2013.

Police are investigating.

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