( CNN) The fiancee of former New England Patriot Aaron Hernandez was indicated in a televised interview aired Tuesday that the ex-NFL star denied to her rumors that he was gay.
In the second part of a prerecorded television interview, Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez told Phil McGraw of the talk show “Dr. Phil” that defense lawyers told her about the rumors.
“I asked him if it were true, ” she said. Hernandez, in prison for the fatal shooting of a man who was dating the sister of Hernandez’s fiancee, told her “that it wasn’t.”