HOUSTON (CBS Houston) On Saturday, state police officers and dogs searched the home of New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez.
Saturday’s search marked the second in an ongoing investigation into Hernandez after the murder of a semi-pro football player. Officials believe that Hernandez knew the athlete and is somehow connected with his death.
Saturday’s search of Hernandez’ home and vehicle in North Attleboro began in the afternoon lasted for more than three hours. The search also involved several officers, an official who had a crowbar as well as locksmiths.
Upon the search, officials worked diligently and swiftly providing no comment to reporters or media outlets about their findings. Police had previously searched in and around the home in their efforts to figure out who killed Odin Lloyd. Lloyd’s body was discovered by a jogger in an industrial park about a mile from Hernandez’s home on Monday.
According to reports, family members said Friday that Lloyd had been dating the sister of Hernandez’ fiancee for about two years. They further stated that Hernandez and Lloyd were friends who were together the night Lloyd died. Lloyd’s death has been ruled as a homicide by officials.
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