Former NFL player Phillip Adams shot and killed five people earlier than killing himself Thursday in South Carolina, per reviews.
Dr. Robert Lesslie, 70, Barbara Lesslie, 69, and two grandchildren, ages 9 and 5, had been pronounced useless on the scene. A fifth sufferer, 38-year-old James Lewis, was additionally discovered useless outdoors the house in Rock Hill, S.C., which is about 27 miles south of Charlotte, N.C. Lewis had labored on the house.
A sixth sufferer was hospitalized with “serious gunshot wounds,” The Associated Press reviews.
The AP reviews that Adams killed himself early Thursday after a prolonged search by legislation enforcement. He was later discovered in a close-by house. Adams was 33.
The defensive again performed in the NFL for the 49ers, Patriots and Raiders, additionally spending time with the Seahawks, Jets and Falcons.
Lesslie was a distinguished and well-known physician in South Carolina, who additionally authored a ebook.
Adams suffered a number of accidents whereas in the league, together with a number of concussions and a extreme ankle damage.
He performed faculty soccer at South Carolina State University and was a seventh-round draft decide of the 49ers in 2010.
Adams final hung out on an NFL roster in 2015 with Atlanta.