Not many people saw this one coming but it happened. Aaron Hernandez was found not guilty of murder in his trial:
Aaron Hernandez was found not guilty of two counts of murder on Friday in the killing of two men in a drive-by shooting outside a Boston nightclub in July 2012.
The former NFL star faced eight counts in all, including two of murder and three of armed assault. He also faced a charge of witness intimidation for allegedly shooting his former friend in the face in an attempt to silence him.
Hernandez was found guilty of just one count: illegal possession of a firearm.
Breaking News: Jury finds Aaron Hernandez not guilty in double-murder trial. pic.twitter.com/1tiBUNr9Cn
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