Aaron Hernandez who was recently exonerated in the twin killings has reportedly hanged himself in his prison cell. The former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez who was convicted in one more killing reportedly hanged himself using prison bed-sheet overnight.
Last week, Aaron Hernandez was exonerated in the twin murder and he was planning to go to the court in the murder case in which he has already been found guilty and convicted.
Many people initially thought the news to be merely a rumor and nothing else. But shortly afterwards the news was confirmed by Massachusetts Department of Corrections Assistant Deputy Commissioner of Communications Christopher Fallon. In a statement he said “On April 19, 2017 Aaron Hernandez was discovered hanged in his cell by corrections officers at the Souza Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley Massachusetts at approximately 3:05 a.m.
He said that prison officials, after discovering him hanging tried to revive him. “Lifesaving techniques were attempted on Mr. Hernandez and he was transported to UMASS Leominster, where he was pronounced dead at 4:07 a.m. by a physician at the hospital…Mr. Hernandez was in a single cell in a general population housing unit. Mr. Hernandez hanged himself utilizing a bed sheet that he attached to his cell window. Mr. Hernandez also attempted to block his door from the inside by jamming the door with various items” said he.
Meanwhile a ESPN report while confirming the death of 27-year old Hernandez said, that he “was found by guards in his cell at the Souza-Baranowski Correctional Center in Shirley just after 3 a.m…The former New England Patriots tight end was pronounced dead at UMass Memorial-HealthAlliance Hospital in Leominster about an hour later.