Furthermore, keys to a car that had been rented by Hernandez were allegedly found in Lloyd's pocket.Prosecutors believe Lloyd recently said something to Hernandez that destroyed his trust, giving Hernandez a motive to kill".
Based on an upheld defendant's attorney objection, the court dismissed the texts as testimony, saying there was insufficient evidence that Lloyd feared for his life.
"Prosecutors reportedly said that Lloyd and Hernandez were in contact just 10 hours before his death, concerning a bag of marijuana.
On June 27 and 28, 2013, respectively, Carlos Ortiz and Ernest Wallace were also arrested in connection with Lloyd's death.
Ortiz told police that Hernandez had rented an apartment secretly in Franklin, Massachusetts. The trial was delayed on a few occasions as a result of the unprecedented snowfall in Greater Boston.
He will be deeply missed by his football family but we promise to persevere and play the game that Odin loved in his honor" and "the Boston Bandits are cooperating with local and state police in their efforts to identify the person responsible for Odin Lloyd's death".
On June 26, 2013, Hernandez was arrested at his home and charged with first-degree murder, one count of carrying a firearm without a license, two counts of possessing a large-capacity firearm, and two counts of possessing a firearm without a firearm identification card.In exchange for his plea, prosecutors dropped the murder charge against Ortiz.He was also sentenced to serve four and a half to seven years in prison.On June 18, 2013, police searched Hernandez's house in North Attleboro for several hours.The Massachusetts State Police obtained a search warrant after evidence surfaced that Hernandez had intentionally destroyed his home security system.They decided to wed after the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro where she played with the United States Women's National Team. "Things are coming together nicely and once I get back into playing, I'll have my maid of honor and bridesmaids probably take over a lot from there." The FIFA Women's World Cup champion told The Knot last year that she wanted a small, intimate destination wedding, and revealed that she planned to be a "low-key bride." "I'm not really that difficult," she told the site in November.