Dalvin Cook’s half-brother Demarcus Cook, 18, was arrested Wednesday on a single count of first-degree murder in Florida.
According to police Cook agreed to buy marijuana from 17-year-old Isaiah Hernandez who was standing outside his home waiting for Cook. Detectives believe Cook planned to rob Hernandez and began opening fire as soon as he got to Hernandez’s house.
18 Year old Demarcus Cook, Brother of NFL Superstar Dalvin Cook Has Been Arrested For the Murder of 17-year-old Isaiah Hernandez pic.twitter.com/8WQdQsd5Bj
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A 17-year-old high school football player is dead following a shooting on Tuesday, according to Miami police.
Isaiah Hernadez, 17, was standing outside of his home when Demarcus Cook, 18, drove up to him in a Jeep Grand Cherokee, according to police. Allegedly, Cook came to the home to purchase marijuana from Hernandez.
Detectives allege that Cook intended to steal the marijuana from Hernandez and allegedly opened fire on him from inside of the Jeep.
Herandez’s father says he was inside of the home and heard five gunshots followed by screaming. He says he witnessed his son’s last breath and could do nothing to save him.
The gun and stolen marijuana was found in Cook’s house when the police searched his home.
Police searched Cook’s home and say they found the gun used in the murder as well as the stolen marijuana.