Aaron Hernandez, ex-NFL star, kills himself in prison cell aged 27
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Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez, who was serving a life sentence for murder and just days ago was of a separate double murder, killed himself in his prison cell on Wednesday morning, officials said. He was 27.
The Massachusetts department of corrections said Hernandez was found in his cell just after 3am on Wednesday. Prison guards tried to revive the former New England Patriots tight end, but he was pronounced dead about an hour later in hospital.