Jury deliberating for 3rd day in ex-NFL star’s murder trial
Jurors began deliberating at around 9:45 a.m. Tuesday. Since Friday, the jury has spent about 12 hours deliberating first-degree murder charges against Hernandez.
Hernandez’s lawyers say a former Hernandez friend shot the men over a drug deal. That friend was the government’s star witness in the case and alleges Hernandez shot him in the face to try to silence him.
Hernandez is already serving a life sentence in the 2013 killing of semi-professional football player Odin Lloyd.