Rutgers dismisses LB accused of attempted double-murderBy Amber Lee
Izaia Bullock, 22, a junior linebacker at Rutgers, has been accused of attempting to murder of two members of a friend’s family.
Police have charged Izaia Bullock with “two counts of first-degree attempted murder. Additionally, two counts of first-degree conspiracy to commit murder,” per Joe Brandt of NJ.com.
In a statement Tuesday, per Brandt, Middlesex County Prosecutor Andrew Carey and Rutgers police chief Kenneth Cop announced the arrest of Bullock and said the charges came after determining that, “Bullock initiated a plot to murder the family members of an acquaintance.”
However, the two alleged victims were not harmed.
Brandt also reports that Bullock has been dismissed by the Rutgers’ football team.