Aaron Hernandez allegedly attacked a fellow inmate

Former Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, 24, is accused of murdering a man in the summer of 2013.  REUTERS/Mike George/Pool
Former Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, 24, is accused of murdering a man in the summer of 2013. REUTERS/Mike George/Pool

Former New England Patriots player turned accused murderer Aaron Hernandez allegedly attacked another inmate at Bristol County Jail, where he is awaiting trial.

TMZ reported that Hernandez, 24, “beat the guy up pretty good” earlier today.

Hernandez, who is accused of murdering 27-year-old Odin Lloyd of Dorchester last summer, is typically kept from the general population, but attacked the inmate as the two crossed paths in an isolated hallway.

TMZ reports: “Hernandez and the other man had been beefing all day long. One source says the other guy had been harassing Aaron nonstop. Clearly, Hernandez was pissed.”

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