Breaking News

Aaron Hernandez Indicted as Principle Shooter in 2012 Murder
Download PDF
1 Star2 Stars3 Stars4 Stars5 Stars (No Ratings Yet)

On Thursday, former New England star Aaron Hernandez was indicted for a July 16, 2012 double slaying of two Boston men.

According to Suffolk County District Attorney, Daniel F. Conley, Hernandez is “the principle, the shooter, the person responsible for taking the two lives–the lives of the two victims.”


During a morning conference, Conley said Hernandez would be arraigned next week and that after a “chance encounter” in a Boston nightclub, Cure, the former Patriots tight end fired a .38 Smith and Wesson revolver multiple times from the driver’s side into the passengers side of the victims’ vehicle.

Hernandez’s lawyers, Michael Fee and James Sultan were left messages by USA Today but were not immediately returned. Hernandez is also facing charges in the death of 27-year-old Odin Lloyd in North Attleborough, Mass. in 2013. In that case, Hernandez plead not guilty to Lloyd’s murder. He was arrested and charged last June 26 and is being held without bail.

According to USA Today Sports, Patriots spokesman Stacey James said the team had no comment on Thursday’s developments.

Get JD Journal in Your Mail

Subscribe to our FREE daily news alerts and get the latest updates on the most happening events in the legal, business, and celebrity world. You also get your daily dose of humor and entertainment!!

“For us this case was never about Aaron Hernandez and his notoriety, this case is about the victims, about accountability about getting justice,” Conley said. “This was about two victims who were stalked, ambushed and senselessly murdered in the streets of the city they called home.”

In the indictments, it alleges three counts of armed assault with intent to murder and one count of assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon.

Conley said the victims arrived at the Boston night club around 12:30, while Hernandez and another man entered the club at the same time. The encounter triggered a series of events that led to their death. It is possible other charges could be brought as the Grand Jury remains open.

Image credit:




USA-CA-Rancho Cucamonga

Paralegal position available at a general practice law firm in Rancho Cucamonga. We are looking for ...

Apply now

Paralegal / Legal Assistant


Description A small, highly respected family law firm located in Tyson\'s Corner, Virginia seeks ...

Apply now


USA-CA-San Diego

Experienced civil litigation attorney with 5-8 years of experience to handle complex and business li...

Apply now

Paralegal / Legal Assistant

USA-NV-Las Vegas

Qualifications Experience: Paralegal, 5 years (Preferred) Full Job De...

Apply now




Search Now

Family Law and Estate Planning Attorney


Nashua office of our client seeks family law and estate planning attorney with 3-10 years of experie...

Apply Now

Civil Defense Attorney


Waukesha office of our client seeks civil defense attorney preferably with 7 years of litigation exp...

Apply Now

Senior Litigation Associate Attorney


Atlanta office of our client seeks senior litigation associate attorney with 8+ years of experience ...

Apply Now

Most Popular


To Top