(ABC) - Former New England Patriots football player Aaron Hernandez was found dead this morning after hanging himself in his prison cell where he was serving a life sentence for murder, according to the Massachusetts Department of Correction.Correction officers discovered Hernandez in his cell at the Souza Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley, Massachusetts.He was subsequently transported to UMASS Leominster where he was pronounced dead at a.m. Hernandez hanged himself utilizing a bed sheet that he attached to his cell window," according to the statement. Hernandez also attempted to block his door from the inside by jamming the door with various items."Hernandez's next of kin have been notified.
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Several suspected gang members were arrested in New York this morning on federal charges, including the brutal murders of three teenagers in Long Island last year, authorities said."The murders, particularly of these two girls, young ladies, were particularly heinous," Robert Capers, the United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York, said at a news conference today.
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Today, in collaboration with the FBI and the United States Attorney's Office, we have delivered on that promise," Suffolk County Police Department Commissioner Timothy Sini told reporters." data-reactid="27"Murder charges against 19-year-old Elmer Alexander Lopez, 18-year-old German Cruz and two other defendants, who authorities said are still fugitives at this time, in connection to the June 3 killing of Jose Pena were also added in the second superseding indictment.
Pena attended Brentwood High School and his remains were found on Oct.Ten of the 13 defendants in this case are in the country illegally, including all of the defendants charged with the murders." data-reactid="23"murder charges against 22-year-old Alexi Saenz, 19-year-old Jairo Saenz, 29-year-old Edwin Amaya-Sanchez and 19-year-old Enrique Portillo in connection with the Sept.13 killings of 16-year-old Kayla Cuevas and 15-year-old Nisa Mickens in Brentwood, a town on Long Island." data-reactid="24"Among the offenses added in the second superseding indictment are murder charges against 22-year-old Alexi Saenz, 19-year-old Jairo Saenz, 29-year-old Edwin Amaya-Sanchez and 19-year-old Enrique Portillo in connection with the Sept.The singer caught wind of the report on Twitter (March 24) and called the story false and confirmed that he had retrieved his bag."This story is untrue.We use a trusted car service and they did not rob me.You may change or cancel your payments at any time.