A man has been charged with the murder of American football player Will Smith, after a shooting in New Orleans, in the US state of Louisiana.
A man has been charged with murdering American football player Will Smith in New Orleans, Louisiana, on Saturday night.
The former New Orleans Saints defensive end was shot several times during an argument after a traffic accident in the city’s Lower Garden District.
Cardell Hayes, 29, has been charged with second-degree murder, New Orleans police said. Smith’s wife, Racquel, was also shot in the incident and taken to hospital.