Kansas City Chiefs football player Jovan Belcher dead after apparent murder-suicide
The Kansas City, Missouri police has revealed that Jovan Belcher, a 25-year-old linebacker with the Kansas City Chiefs, is dead after killing his girlfriend.
He reportedly killed himself in front of his coaches and general manager Scott Pioli in a parking lot near Arrowhead Stadium.
Belcher, a Long Island, New York native, went to college in Maine and joined the Chiefs in 2009.
The murder-suicide came on the same day as Vancouverites are gathering at the public library's central branch to commemorate the National Day of Remembrance & Action on Violence Against Women.