We’ve just learned that Kansas City Chiefs player Jovan Belcher shot and killed his girlfriend Kassandra Perkins before turning the gun on himself this morning.
According to reports, the 25-year-old linebacker shot and killed his girlfriend around 8 a.m. Saturday morning and then drove to the Chiefs practice facility and shot and killed himself. Details about the shooting and motives are still forthcoming.
Belcher is a New York native, but attended school at the University of Maine. Sadly, Jovan leaves behind a 2-year-old child the couple’s 3-year-old daughter Zoey.