Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was questioned by Massachusetts state police for hours at his house and the residence was searched. This was connected, reports ABC NEWS, with " ... the killing of a man police call an 'associate' of Hernandez." The man's body was found not too far from Hernandez' house.
The questioning began before 5:00 P.M. Around 7:30 P.M. a packet with Hernandez' name on it arrived from the law firm of Ropes and Gray.
Where Hernandez is based in North Attleborough a number of Patriots players live. Therefore the neighbors are very supportive of the team members.