Kansas City Chiefs will play Carolina Panthers as scheduled after Jovan Belcher's death
Originally published: December 1, 2012 4:17 PM
Updated: December 2, 2012 9:43 AM
By BOB GLAUBERbob.firstname.lastname@example.org
Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, who grew up in West Babylon and led his high school team to a 9-1 season in his senior year, fatally shot his girlfriend early Saturday, then drove to Arrowhead Stadium and committed suicide in front of three team officials, according to a Kansas City police spokesman. News 12 video (Dec. 1, 2012) (December 1, 2012 10:07 PM)
The Kansas City Chiefs will play their 1 p.m. game today against the Carolina Panthers.
The decision to play comes in light of Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher, a 25-year-old from West Babylon, fatally shooting his girlfriend before driving to Arrowhead Stadium and shooting himself in front of coach Romeo Crennel and general manager Scott Pioli, according to police.
A statement on the...
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