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Nick Viverito (left) and William Christopher Pettry went to Jacksonville, Fla., last weekend to watch the Chicago Bears play the Jacksonville Jaguars, but Pettry was killed when another man slashed his throat in a restaurant hours before the game. (Photo courtesy Nick Viverito)

Bears Players Hosting Fund-Raiser For Slain Fan

Some Bears players are hosting a fundraiser this weekend for the family of a Lake Villa man who was murdered last weekend in Florida.

10/12/2012

Nick Viverito (left) and William Christopher Pettry went to Jacksonville, Fla., last weekend to watch the Chicago Bears play the Jacksonville Jaguars, but Pettry was killed when another man slashed his throat in a restaurant hours before the game. (Photo courtesy Nick Viverito)

Murdered Bears Fan’s Best Friend: ‘I’m Stunned … Nothing Makes Sense’

Nick Viverito watched his best friend die this weekend, when his friend’s throat was slashed during a weekend trip to watch the Chicago Bears play in Florida.

CBS 2–10/09/2012

Matthew Hinson has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder. (Credit: Jacksonville Police Department)

Man Accused Of Stabbing Bears Fan Charged With Murder

The man accused of slashing the throat of a Bears fan attending the game in Jacksonville over the weekend appeared in court today, charged with murder.

10/08/2012