Auburn Player Killed In Off-Campus Shooting Police Say
Jakell Mitchell was a redshirt freshman on Auburn University's football team and was expected to compete for a starting spot at TE next year.By Matt Moreno | December 14, 2014
Auburn University freshman football player Jakell Mitchell was reportedly shot and killed Sunday morning at an off-campus apartment complex.
Police say the shooting occurred at 12:28 Sunday morning at an apartment complex near campus. Mitchell reportedly suffered multiple gunshot wounds and later died of his injuries. (Video via WHBQ)
AL.com reports Mitchell was a redshirt freshman this year, sitting out until next year to gain weight and was expected to compete for a starting spot at H-back or tight end.