Former University of Miami Player Arrested For Death of Bryan Pata!
It’s finally happened. After 15-years of suffering and pain, Bryan Pata’s family can have some peace of mind. Justice has been served for the death of their loved one Bryan Pata. We can’t believe it took 15 years before the police were finally able to convict his murderer. get more details on the former University of Miami Player Arrested for murder…
CelebnSports247.com reports that Miami-Dade Police have finally moved forward and have arrested Bryan Pata’s former teammate Rashaun Jones for murder.
Miami-Dade Police Det. Miguel Dominguez said in a 2017 story with NBC 6 reporter Laura Rodriguez:
We believe that this person was waiting for Bryan Pata. We don’t know exactly where this person was positioned, but there are trees and shrubbery and concrete walls in close proximity.
His girlfriend at the time was inside the apartment. She thought she heard his voice and when she went outside Bryan Pata was discovered deceased.
After finishing his prep career at Miami Central High School, the defensive lineman chose Miami over schools like Florida and Oklahoma. He had 13 tackles and two sacks his senior season and was on a watch list for the award as the nation’s top defensive end.
Bryan’s brother Edrick Pata told NBC 6 back in 2017:
He wanted to make it to the NFL and make my mother proud and he wanted to help his family. I believe it was more so the jealousy, a lot of jealousy. The way Bryan carried himself, he was very bold, he was confident in what he did, he was confident he was going to graduate college, he was confident he was going to get drafted to the NFL.
Jealousy is an ugly thing.