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Vernon Forrest, 38, Shot Dead In Atlanta

Posted by Gene Morris on July 26, 2009

An extremely sobering story that really makes you thankful for the things in your life this early Sunday morning.

Former WBC super welterweight champion Vernon Forrest was shot and killed in Atlanta late Saturday night.

It was just reported on Sportscenter moments ago that Forrest was parked at a gas station putting air in one of the tires in his Jaguar when two men pulled up and attempted to steal his car.

The ESPN story is here.


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