Former NFL Running Back Lawrence Phillips Found Dead In Prison Cell
California Department of Corrections officials say they suspect Phillips committed suicide. He was facing murder charges.By Jay Strubberg | January 13, 2016
Imprisoned ex-NFL running back Lawrence Phillips was reportedly found dead Wednesday in his cell.
California Department of Corrections officials say they suspect 40-year-old Phillips, who was facing murder charges, committed suicide.
Last year, prosecutors charged Phillips with killing his cellmate. He was also convicted of domestic violence and other charges.