Carlos Ortiz, an associate of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, plead not guilty to a murder charge in connection with the June 2013 death of Odin Lloyd during his arraignment in Fall River Sperior Court on Tuesday.[tweet https://twitter.com/TedDanielFOX25/status/471351210293747712 align=”center”] [tweet https://twitter.com/Jennifer_Eagan/status/471348199744372736 align=”center”]
Ortiz originally was charged as an accessory in Lloyd’s killing.
Hernandez will be arraigned in court Wednesday on a double-murder charge stemming from a July 2012 drive-by shooting. He’s been in jail since his June 26 arrest.