ABC Evening News for Wednesday, May 02, 2012
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(Los Angeles: David Wright) The suicide of Hall of Fame pro football player Junior Seau, who shot himself, featured; scenes shown; details given about the number of recent NFL player suicides after head trauma and studies of teen football brain injuries. [Oceanside, California, police chief Frank McCOY- says the Seau case is being investigated as a suicide.] [Mother Luisa SEAU- laments.] [ABC News consultant retired Army Gen. Peter CHIARELLI- says the head trauma could be related to depression and suicide.] The current focus on football concussions noted.
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