Isimemen Etute Wiki – Isimemen Etute Biography
Isimemen Etute was busted after officers responding to a wellness check Monday night found Jerry Smith dead inside a building on Main Street in Blacksburg, Va., according to police. Police ruled Smith’s death a homicide, but did not say how he was killed.
Etute was charged with second-degree murder and held in at the Montgomery County Jail, police said. He has since been suspended from the Virginia Tech football squad, the university said in a Wednesday statement.
“In the case of a felony arrest, the university has the authority to place a student on immediate interim suspension,” the university added.
Isimemen Etute Age
Isimemen Etute is 18 years old.
Charges – Arrested
A freshman on the Virginia Tech Hokies football team has been charged in a homicide investigation. The Blacksburg (Va.) Police Department responded to a welfare check Monday night where officers discovered a deceased male victim, according to the city’s website. Investigators ruled the death a homicide and identified Isimemen Etude as a person of interest.
On Wednesday, Etute was charged with second-degree murder, according to court documents reviewed by USA TODAY Sports. Etute is currently being held in Montgomery County Jail without bond and scheduled to be arraigned in Montgomery District Court at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday.
The victim is Blacksburg resident Jerry Smith, 40. Police said the investigation has revealed Smith and Etute were acquaintances. Virginia Tech placed Etute on immediate interim suspension and he’s been suspended from the football team, the school said in a statement.
Etute was a three-star linebacker recruit from Frank W. Cox High School in Virginia Beach and signed his letter of intent in December before enrolling at Virginia Tech the next month.
A statement from Virginia Tech said Etute was a member of the football team but, “has been suspended from the team, effective immediately.”
“In the case of a felony arrest, the university has the authority to place a student on immediate interim suspension,” Virginia Tech said in the statement.
The university told CNN it cannot disclose if Etute has been suspended from the university as the information is a confidential part of the student’s record.