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Three players questioned in connection with nightclub shooting



GAINESVILLE - Three Florida football players and former Gator Reggie Nelson have been questioned in connection with a shooting outside a Gainesville nightclub early Sunday morning.

Gainesville Police would not identify the players due to the ongoing investigation, but said neither Nelson, now a member of the Jacksonville Jaguars, nor the current players are suspects.

Two men where shot on W. University Ave., after leaving The Venue nightclub.

"We have questioned a number of people, including Reggie Nelson, including some UF athletes and a number of citizens,' GPD spokesman Sgt. Keith Kameg said. "We have no suspects. They are not wanted in connection with anything. We are looking for information.''


[Last modified: Wednesday, May 26, 2010 12:20pm]


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