Aaron Hernandez to be arraigned Friday

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez will be arraigned this Friday at 2 p.m., according to a report from Fox 29 in Boston.

Hernandez was charged with first degree murder in the death of semipro football player Odin Lloyd, 27.

A trial date is expected to come soon after Hernandez enters his plea. Though this case is beginning to move, Hernandez is also being investigated for a double murder that happened in the Boston area around 2012.

Friday's arraignment will be a simple affair. Hernandez will enter a guilty or not guilty plea.

Hernandez has been held without bail since his arrest on June 26.

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Aaron Wilson covers the Ravens for The Baltimore Sun.

Aaron Wilson
Aaron Wilson covers the NFL for National Football Post, his second stint at the Post. He has previously written for Pro Football Talk and FOX Sports-Scout. Entering his 13th year covering the Baltimore Ravens, he's a beat writer for The Baltimore Sun. Wilson has also covered the Jacksonville Jaguars and Tennessee Titans.

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