Two arrests have been made on Saturday in reference to a drive-by murder during which Cowboys cornerback Kelvin Joseph was a passenger.
Aries Jones, 28, and Tivione English, 21, have been arrested after the loss of life of Cameron Ray, Dallas PD announced. Joseph’s lawyer, Barry Sorrels, instructed a number of shops that Joseph was within the car from which gunshots have been fired however didn’t himself shoot.
The Cowboys inspired Joseph to fulfill with the police, according to ESPN, which the 22-year-old did on Friday. The staff launched a press release on the matter the identical day.
“The Dallas Cowboys are conscious of the tragic incident that occurred in Dallas on March 18,” the staff stated. “Before everything, our hearts exit to Mr. Ray’s household and family members. The group is conscious of Kelvin Joseph’s attainable connection to the incident. We’re involved with Dallas legislation enforcement and have alerted the NFL workplace. We now have no additional remark right now.”
In accordance with ESPN, surveillance video launched by Dallas police reveals an incident between two teams, together with Joseph and Ray. Pictures have been later fired from an SUV as Ray and his mates walked to their automobile.
“Kelvin Joseph didn’t shoot Cameron Ray,” Sorrels instructed the Dallas Morning News. “Mr. Ray’s loss of life is a tragedy, and Kelvin extends his deepest condolences for the household’s loss. On the evening of March 17, Kelvin was unarmed and was not on the lookout for violence. He discovered himself in a state of affairs that escalated with out his information or consent.
“Together with condolences to the Ray household, Kelvin apologizes to the Dallas group for being wherever close to this sort of incident. The investigation is ongoing, and we intend to respect the method.”
The Cowboys chosen Joseph within the second spherical of the 2021 NFL Draft.