Despite more than 20 years of reporting on former NFL player Rae Carruth and his role in Cherica Adams’ murder, I hadn’t spoken to him face-to-face since 1999. So I went to Pennsylvania, hoping to find and interview him.
Learn about former Carolina Panthers football player Rae Carruth, before and after he paid to kill his pregnant girlfriend, Cherica Adams. Read about her and the 911 call from the night she was shot in Charlotte.
I first met Rae Carruth in 1997 while covering the Panthers. He was their No. 1 draft choice. I never could have imagined I would still be writing about him 19 years later as he gets out of prison next week.
Was Rae Carruth there when his pregnant girlfriend was murdered? Weeks before he is to be released from prison, the former Carolina Panthers wide receiver has offered new details about the night Cherica Adams was shot in Charlotte.