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Postby JTWood » Sat Jul 04, 2009 11:54 pm

Holy cow... Very sad.
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Re: Steve McNair found dead

Postby smoovethug » Sun Jul 05, 2009 12:40 am

Don't know how much truth there is to this but :-o

Details shed new light on McNair death
Woman in restaurant may have told former Titan he would be a target

By Ken Whitehouse

07-04-2009 7:37 PM —

While the news that Former Tennessee Titans quarterback Steve McNair has died has Nashville in a state of shock, has gathered new information that sheds a different light on his untimely death.

McNair, 36, and an unnamed woman, were found dead Saturday in downtown Nashville.

The pair died of apparent gunshots wounds and were found in a condominium at 2nd and Lea Avenues in Rutledge Hill. The woman, sources say, was approximately 20 years of age.

While Metro Police has reported that details are sketchy, sources say that at approximately 2 a.m. Saturday morning, McNair was celebrating the holidays at the Blue Moon Restaurant near the John C. Tune Airport.

According to the same sources, a white woman in her early 20s, around 5-foot-4, approached McNair at the restaurant and accused him of slipping her a “roofie” a year ago.

The woman then told McNair, according to sources, that her boyfriend was going to kill him.

Roofie is a slang term for Rohypnol, a sedative dating back to the early 1970s that is used in hospitals for deep sedation, but is now a fairly infamous date-rape drug.

Multiple sources have confirmed that this information has been shared with the Metro Police Department. Metro Police has yet to identify the dead woman, but is it unknown if the woman at the restaurant is the same woman found in the condo.

Nashville will update this story as more information comes available. ... airs_death

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Postby perlick29 » Sun Jul 05, 2009 12:43 am

I get the feeling there's a lot to this story, some of which might paint McNair in an unpleasant picture, but he is the one guy I always liked, and could name that went to Alcorn St. RIP, this has been a brutal period of time for celebrities.
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Postby Mookie4ever » Sun Jul 05, 2009 11:25 am

Yeah, this was sad news.
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Re: Steve McNair found dead

Postby thedude » Sun Jul 05, 2009 12:02 pm

Former NFL star quarterback Steve McNair was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds in a Nashville condominium Saturday - and authorities hinted he was murdered by a girlfriend who then turned the gun on herself.

Cops discovered McNair's bullet-riddled body slumped on a sofa inside his rented condo's blood-spattered living room, authorities said.

A woman McNair was reportedly dating, identified as Sahel Kazemi, 20, was found dead only a few feet away with a single bullet wound to the head. A gun was lying nearby, Nashville police said

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Re: Steve McNair found dead

Postby CadensDad » Sun Jul 05, 2009 12:49 pm

Yea this is sad to see, he will be missed.

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Re: Steve McNair found dead

Postby Metroid » Sun Jul 05, 2009 7:06 pm

Holy smokes.... 8-o
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