Current New Orleans Pelican player Bryce Dejean -Jones was killed early this morning.Polcie say he was shot while burglarizing a home. This season Bryce made $169,883.
Here is the report from the Dallas Police:
On May 28, 2016, at approximately 3:20 am, Dallas ofﬁcers responded to the 2500 block of Bennett Avenue regarding a shooting. Upon arrival ofﬁcers found one individual had been shot.
The resident of the apartment reported that an individual had kicked open the front door and entered his apartment. The resident, who was asleep in the bedroom, heard the individual enter and retrieved a handgun.
He stated he called out to the individual, but was not answered. As the individual kicked the bedroom door, the resident ﬁred his gun.
The individual left the apartment and collapsed in the breezeway. The individual was transported to a local hospital where he died from his injuries.
This offense is documented on case number 127685-2016 and Dallas Police Homicide is conducting an investigation.