Ex-NFL player Phillip Adams kills 5, then himself in South Carolina
By Associated Press |
April 8, 2021
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Phillip Adams is attended to after injuring his left leg during a game against the St. Louis Rams in 2010. A source briefed on a mass killing in South Carolina says the gunman who killed multiple people, including a prominent doctor, was the former NFL pro. The source said that Adams shot himself to death early Thursday.
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Phillip Adams sits on the sideline during the first quarter of an NFL football game in San Francisco in 2010.
York County Sheriff Kevin Tolson gestures during a press conference on Thursday in York, S.C.
The entrance to a property where multiple people, including a prominent doctor, were fatally shot a day earlier, is seen Thursday in Rock Hill, S.C.
Atlanta Falcons defensive back Phillip Adams arrives for an NFL football game against the Tennessee Titans in Nashville, Tenn., in 2015.
San Francisco 49ers cornerback Phillip Adams sits on the sideline a game in 2010.
The Seattle Seahawks' Phillip Adams runs during an NFL football camp practice in Renton, Wash., on July 30, 2014.
Oakland Raiders defensive back Phillip Adams gestures while playing against the Kansas City Chiefs on Dec. 15, 2013.