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Colombian Soccer Player Murders a Fan for Shouting Insults
By Shani Saxon-Parrish | 07/06/2009 - 12:11

Javier Florez, a soccer player for Atletico Junior, killed a fan on Sunday because he was among a group who blamed Florez for losing the title in the Apertura tournament against Once Caldas.

“The young men shouted at him, ‘Weak, weak,’ and he [Florez] turned around, took a gun and shot,” said a witness to the shooting, which took place in Barranquilla.


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