The younger brother of Tottenham defender Serge Aurier has been reportedly been killed in a shooting in Toulouse on Monday, according to French police.
Emergency services arrived on the scene at 5:00 am local time (0300 GMT), Serge Aurier’s brother Christopher 26, was shot in the chest and stomach sustaining fatal injuries he was rushed to hospital where he later died, the fire service said. A source close to the investigation said the gunman fled.
According to local radio, the victim was Christopher Aurier, who plays for French fifth-division team Toulouse Rodeo. He came through the youth academy at Lens like his older brother, an Ivorian international and former Paris Saint-Germain full-back, but failed to break through at the highest level.
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