A freshman Virginia Tech soccer participant has been charged with homicide in connection to the demise of a 40-year-old acquaintance, authorities mentioned.
Isimemen Etute, 18, was busted after officers responding to a wellness examine Monday evening discovered Jerry Smith lifeless inside a constructing on Fundamental Avenue in Blacksburg, Va., in response to police.
Police dominated Smith’s demise a murder, however didn’t say how he was killed.
Etute was charged with second-degree homicide and held in on the Montgomery County Jail, police mentioned.
He has since been suspended from the Virginia Tech soccer squad, the college mentioned in a Wednesday assertion.
“Within the case of a felony arrest, the college has the authority to put a scholar on quick interim suspension,” the college added.