Ex-Jets Running Back Chris Johnson Stable After Orlando Shooting


Former New York Jets running back Chris Johnson was shot in the shoulder early Sunday morning in Orlando in an incident that left one man dead and another wounded, according to the Orlando Sentinel.

Johnson is in stable condition at a local hospital. He is expected to make a full recovery, according to multiple reports.

According to police, the shooting occurred just after 4 a.m. near the Florida Mall in south Orlando. The driver of the vehicle Johnson was riding in, 28-year-old Dreekins Oriko Johnson, was killed.

Authorities arrived at the scene shortly after the incident to find the driver of the vehicle dead and two other gunshot victims on a nearby sidewalk, police said. The victims told authorities another vehicle pulled up beside them at a stoplight and a passenger in that vehicle opened fire at their Jeep.

The third passenger, Reggie Johnson, was shot…

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