Chiefs, Clark Hunt release statement on tragedy involving Jovan Belcher

The Kansas City Chiefs have released an updated statement on the murder-suicide tragedy involving linebacker Jovan Belcher and his girlfriend. The statement, released by the team's PR staff, is attributed to CEO and Chairman Clark Hunt:

"The entire Chiefs family is deeply saddened by today's events, and our collective hearts are heavy with sympathy, thoughts and prayers for the families and friends affected by this unthinkable tragedy. We sincerely appreciate the expressions of sympathy and support we have received from so many in the Kansas City and NFL communities, and ask for continued prayers for the loved ones of those impacted."

We will continue to fully cooperate with the authorities and work to ensure that the appropriate counseling resources are available to all members of the organization."

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