Attleboro, MA (Sports Network) - A Massachusetts judge released eight search
warrants in the murder investigation involving former New England Patriots
tight end Aaron Hernandez on Tuesday.
Hernandez has pleaded not guilty to murder and gun charges in the shooting
death of Odin Lloyd. A judge has denied bail for Hernandez, who is being held
in a Massachusetts jail.
Lloyd, a semi-pro football player, was found dead on June 17 at an industrial
park in North Attleboro not far from Hernandez's home.
The records total 156 pages and summarize the investigation into the death of
According to an affidavit attached to search warrants, Hernandez was
"argumentative" when police told him they were "conducting a death
Police searched his home and a reported "flop house" several times during the
investigation. During the searches, police said they found ammunition matching
the caliber of gun used in Lloyd's killing as well as a white-hooded
sweatshirt and baseball cap worn by Hernandez the night Lloyd died.
Despite all of the searches, police acknowledge they have not recovered the
.45-caliber gun used to kill Lloyd.
Hernandez and Lloyd were at Rumor nightclub in Boston the Friday night before
his murder. They got so drunk that night they never made it back into
Hernandez's house and slept outside.
Hernandez's attorneys have said the evidence against him is circumstantial.
Carlos Ortiz and Ernest Wallace have also been indicted in the case but
currently face lesser charges.
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