I’ll just leave this here, because frankly, there are no words.
Ex-NFL player detained by police for disturbing gun picturehttp://www.latimes.com/local/lanow/la-m ... story.html
By Paulina Dedaj | FoxNews.com
Published February 23, 2018
A former professional football player has reportedly been detained by police after sharing a photo of a shotgun surrounded by ammunition on his Instagram Thursday evening, alongside a disturbing caption.
Miami Dolphins ex-lineman Jonathan Martin has reportedly been detained while police investigate an incident surrounding a disturbing picture he shared on Instagram, law enforcement told TMZ.
The firearms-focused post came at a time when the nation's sensitivities about guns have been heightened by mass shootings and violence. After the devastating shooting deaths of 17 people at a high school in Parkland, Fla., people around the country are engaged in a heated debate over guns.Sgt. Barry Montgomery of the Los Angeles Police Department told Fox News that "the individual we believe to be responsible for the social media post has been detained and the investigation is ongoing." He would not, however, confirm the identity of the person being held.Martin allegedly posted a picture to his Instagram that showed a shotgun surrounded by shells with the caption “when you’re a bully victim & a coward, you options are suicide, or revenge.”
In the post he tagged two former teammates, Richie Incognito and Mike Pouncey, with whom he had been bullied by in 2013, as well as his former high school Harvard-Westlake in Los Angeles.
Officials at Harvard-Westlake were forced to close the school’s campuses and sent an email out informing students of the incident,The Los Angeles Times reported.