Former NFL participant Phillip Adams shot and killed 5 folks earlier than killing himself Thursday in South Carolina, per reports.
Dr. Robert Lesslie, 70, Barbara Lesslie, 69, and two grandchildren, ages 9 and 5, had been pronounced lifeless on the scene. A fifth sufferer, 38-year-old James Lewis, was additionally discovered lifeless outdoors the house in Rock Hill, S.C., which is about 27 miles south of Charlotte, N.C. Lewis had labored on the residence.
A sixth sufferer was hospitalized with “severe gunshot wounds,” The Related Press experiences.
The AP experiences that Adams killed himself early Thursday after a prolonged search by legislation enforcement. He was later present in a close-by residence. Adams was 33.
The defensive again performed within the NFL for the 49ers, Patriots and Raiders, additionally spending time with the Seahawks, Jets and Falcons.
Lesslie was a distinguished and well-known physician in South Carolina, who additionally authored a guide.
Adams suffered a number of accidents whereas within the league, together with a number of concussions and a extreme ankle harm.
He performed school soccer at South Carolina State College and was a seventh-round draft decide of the 49ers in 2010.
Adams final hung out on an NFL roster in 2015 with Atlanta.