Chiefs Player Jovan Belcher Killed His Girlfriend And Himself Today

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The Kansas City Star is reporting linebacker Jovan Belcher shot and killed his girlfriend this morning and then drove to the Chief’s practice facility where he committed suicide.Belcher and his girlfriend got into an argument in their Kansas City home this morning and Belcher allegedly shot her several times.

Belcher and his girlfriend had a 3-month-old baby who witnessed the shooting along with Belcher’s mother who was visiting.

His girlfriend was taken to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Belcher then drove to the Kansas City Chief’s practice facility where he saw GM Scott Pioli. Pioli allegedly tried to convince Belcher to not “commit additional acts of violence” but when the police arrived Belcher shot himself in the head.

Earlier: KCTV is reporting that an unnamed Kansas City Chiefs player allegedly shot his girlfriend at a home in Kansas City and then went to the Chief’s practice facility where he committed suicide.

NFL reporter Jay Glazer tweeted:

“Players are being told to go Stadium for team meeting on what has gone down but more details I’m getting, not a good situation”

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