Suicide ruled out in death of Colorado football player


September 26, 2018

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (AP) — Police say a gunshot wound that killed a Colorado college football player wasn't self-inflicted but aren't releasing many details about the shooting.

Twenty-one-year-old Brett Ojiyi was shot Saturday at a home near Colorado Mesa University in Grand Junction. The running back from Los Angeles had been a four-year member of the university's football team.

In a statement, police said Monday that they concluded his shooting wasn't a suicide based on numerous interviews and evidence they gathered. The Daily Sentinel reported that Mesa County Coroner Dean Havlik sai...

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