Aaron Hernandez Acquitted on Double Murder Charge
Former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez has been found not guilty of double murder today in Boston.
He was accused of shooting Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado to death at a traffic light in Boston's South End on July 16, 2012, after
Hernandez was found not guilty on two counts of murder for the shooting deaths of Daniel de Abreu and Safiro Furtado at a traffic light in Boston’s South End on July 16, 2012. Prosecutors say Hernandez became enraged when the two men disrespected him after one of them spilled a drink on him at a Boston nightclub.
Hernandez was sentenced to four to five years on a gun charge associated with the incident. He is already serving a life sentence for the 2013 fatal shooting of Odin Lloyd.