According to multiple reports, authorities are searching in and around a lake in Bristol, Conn. for evidence in the case of former New England Patriots’ tight end Aaron Hernandez:

Authorities confirmed to a local reporter that they were searching for a possible murder weapon in the Hernandez case:

Twitchy will monitor this story and bring you any further details as they develop.

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