Former NFL Player Antonio Armstrong and His Wife Murdered By 16-Year-Old Son, According To Police

Former Miami Dolphins linebacker Antonio Armstrong and his wife Daun were fatally shot in their Houston home early Friday, their 16-year-old son was taken into custody and charged with murder, according to various reports

Via ProFootballTalk

Former NFL linebacker Antonio Armstrong and his wife were shot and killed by their teenage son in their home in Houston on Friday, police say.

Police were called to the Armstrongs’ home around 1:30 a.m. in response to shots fired, the Houston Chronicle reports. Daun Armstrong died at the scene and Antonio Armstrong died in the hospital a few hours later. KTRK reports that the couple’s 16-year-old son has been charged with murder. The couple’s two other children were at home at the time but were not harmed.


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