Yesterday, news broke about a body being found at the home of Janoris Jenkins, a cornerback for the New York Giants. Today, his brother William, has been arrested and charged with aggravated manslaughter.
JENKINS in custody in Ontario Co., NY. Investigation ongoing, unable to release further info. Charges merely accusations. Defendant presumed innocent.
— BCPONJ (@BCPONJ) June 27, 2018
As reported by the Bergen County Prosecutor’s office, the deceased has been identified as Roosevelt Rene, a family friend of the Jenkins who was living in the home. As reported by the NFL, the death is being investigated as a possibility of strangulation/suffocation of the 25-year-old.
The investigation continues to be ongoing.