He then apologized to his mother, kissed his daughter and fled as Perkins lay dying from bullet wounds to the neck, chest, shoulders, arms and legs. Steve Wieberg in Kansas City, Mo.
Belcher was still alive when medical personnel arrived but died a short time later. Three out of four NFL players own gun.
The two of them have an infant child.NFL Tragedy: Moment of Silence
I have hurt my girl; I can't go back Moments before firing one bullet into his right temple, Chief linebacker Jovan Belcher thanked his bosses and asked the team officials to "take care of my baby. I didn't have a lot of individual contact with him but this is so out of character for him.
ET June 18, 2013. They didn't make the connection until hours later, when watching the news, that the man who had slept on their couch was the Chiefs' player who had killed his girlfriend and committed suicide.
Denver Broncos. Another team employee, identified as a chef who was unloading a truck, said Crennel told Belcher he was "taking the easy way out. Should the Raiders draft him?
According to the police report, "Crennel further stated he got the impression that Ms. His family turned the front yard into a shrine, with a large poster of Belcher, an array of his trophies, and jerseys and jackets from Kansas City, Maine and West Babylon High. Authorities reported receiving a call Saturday morning from a woman who said her daughter had been shot multiple times at a residence about five miles away from the Arrowhead complex.
Belcher was in his fourth year with the Chiefs, and had developed from an undrafted player out of the University of Maine to become a starting inside linebacker. Cancel Send.
I need help! Perkins' social networking pages were full of pictures of the young family — happily posing with their newborn daughter at the hospital in September, at the Chiefs' Halloween party in October and at a Thanksgiving gathering at their home less than 10 days before the shootings. Hundreds attend Belcher ceremony.