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Kansas City Chiefs' Jovan Belcher Commits Suicide After Fatally Shooting Girlfriend

Jovan Belcher | Photo Credits: Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher is suspected of fatally shooting his girlfriend early Saturday morning before driving to Arrowhead Stadium and committing suicide, police said.

Police Capt. David Lindaman told The Kansas City Star that Belcher, 25, and the victim, with whom he has a 3-month-old child, got into a fight around 7 a.m. Fifty minutes later, Belcher shot his girlfriend multiple times. She was later transported to a hospital where she was pronounced dead a short while later.

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