Hernandez has been investigated for days in connection with a homicide near his home.
According to the Boston Globe, the Patriots have released Hernandez
(Boston, MA) -- Massachusetts police have New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez in custody. He was taken away in handcuffs from his home. Hernandez has been investigated for days in connection with a homicide near his home. There's no indication of what charges are being brought against him. The homicide victim, Odin Lloyd, was found dead nine days ago. Reports have linked Lloyd with Hernandez on the night of his death.