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Created: 06/14/2013 2:45 PM KSTP.com | Print |  Email
By: Maricella Miranda

3rd Suspect in Steelers Stabbing is Caught in Fla.


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Police say a third suspect in the stabbing of Pittsburgh Steelers offensive lineman Mike Adams has been captured in Florida.
    
Pittsburgh police spokeswoman Diane Richard says 26-year-old Jerrell Whitlock of Pittsburgh was arrested Friday morning in Gainesville in central Florida and is being held there.
    
Whitlock had been wanted on charges of attempted homicide, attempted robbery, aggravated assault and conspiracy for his alleged role in the June 1 attack on Adams. Two other men are already jailed on similar charges.
    
According to a criminal complaint, the men tried to rob Adams as he left a restaurant around 3 a.m. and tried to steal his vehicle.
    
Adams had surgery for stab wounds but the 6-foot-7 345-pound lineman expects to recover by training camp in July.

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