A mass taking pictures in Rock Hill, S.C., on Wednesday left at the least 5 folks lifeless, and a supply who was briefed on the investigation stated that the shooter was former NFL participant Phillip Adams, who then shot and killed himself.
The nameless supply stated that Adams’ dad and mom stay in Rock Hill close to the house of Dr. Robert Lesslie, who was one of many 5 victims of the taking pictures. Lesslie’s spouse Barbara was additionally killed, together with two of their grandchildren, Adah Lesslie, 9, and Noah Lesslie, 5, and James Lewis, a 38-year-old who had been working on the Lesslies’ residence. A sixth particular person has been hospitalized attributable to critical gunshot wounds.
York County Sheriff’s Workplace’s spokesperson Trent Faris stated that the deputies had discovered the particular person they believed was chargeable for the taking pictures after hours of looking out. In response to the nameless supply, it’s believed that Adams killed himself within the early hours of Thursday morning.
Adams was chosen within the seventh spherical of the 2010 draft by the San Francisco 49ers. He ended up taking part in for the 49ers, Patriots, and Raiders over 4 seasons. He was final signed by the Atlanta Falcons in 2015 however didn’t find yourself taking part in any video games for them.