Christopher Aurier Brother of Tottenham’s Serge Aurier was Shot Dead
Christopher Aurier was 26 years old. fatally injured in the first hours after being shot in Toulouse outside a nightclub, and was announced to have died in the hospital, according to Le Point and Europe 1. Local residents called the police after finding a man lying on his stomach with a gunshot wound.The brother of Tottenham star Serge Aurier, Christopher, was murdered at 5 am this morning and his killer is still on the run.
The victim’s brother, Serge, had played in Tottenham’s 2-1 north London derby win over Arsenal only hours earlier. The French authorities still started an investigation with the perpetrator after he fled the scene. Tottenham Tweeted: ‘The club was very upset to confirm media reports that Serge Aurier’s brother passed away earlier this morning. Everyone in the club sends their sincere condolences to Serge and his family. Our thoughts are all together. ‘
Christopher was also a footballer in the fifth part of France with Toulouse Rodeo. He had a hearing with Brentford on the Championship side in 2011 but was not signed. Like Serge, he also received ranks on the RC Lens, but did not maximize his breakthrough. Christopher from his hearing at Brentford in 2017 said: ‘Brentford was in the First League at the time. Everything went fine with my experiment, but I could not speak English at that time.
“ The coach [Uwe Rosler] has told me: “It’s a shame that I can’t understand my instructions. I would have signed you otherwise. ”
Serge, 27, advanced on Lens before signing Toulouse. Ivory Coast international later made its big move to Paris Saint-Germain. From there he signed to Tottenham in 2017 and looked at skepticism earlier this year after his future in the club fell in favor of his lead under Mauricio Pochettino.
Christopher Aurier Shot Dead
The French press said that Christopher Aurier died in the hospital after seeing that the emergency services were shot in the stomach in an industrial area on the outskirts of the city.
The suspected murderer escaped from the scene, said a source close to the investigation.
The locals reportedly called the police when they found a man with a stomach injury on Boulevard de Thibaud.
La Depeche reported that 26-year-old Christopher Aurier was in a critical state early Monday morning after being shot in the stomach. It seems that the incident occurred outside a nightclub.
🔴 ALERTE INFO – #FaitsDivers : Le frère du footballeur Serge #Aurier ex @PSG_inside #PSG tué par balles à #Toulouse ce matin vers 5h sur la voie publique. Le jeune homme de 26 ans est déclaré décédé à l’hôpital. L’auteur du meurtre est en fuite (Le Point). pic.twitter.com/MWoIohOVgk
— FranceNews24 (@FranceNews24) July 13, 2020
Aurier died in the University Hospital of Toulouse. According to local reports, the suspect has not been found yet.