The 26-year-old daughter of former New York Giants linebacker Brandon Quick was shot and killed on Monday in Pennsylvania.
The grieving father made the announcement by way of Fb.
“My coronary heart is damaged. I’ve misplaced the sunshine of my life, my oldest daughter Karli handed away this morning in a mindless act of gun violence,” Short wrote. “The love she had was so pure and true. The world misplaced a wonderful soul. Thanks to everybody who has reached out and please hold our household in your prayers as we wrestle by way of this troublesome time.”
Not solely did Quick lose his daughter, he later came upon he misplaced a grandchild as nicely. Karli had been 5 months pregnant.
“We simply came upon it was a little bit boy,” Short told WPXI. “So we misplaced two.”
The Allegheny County Police Division says that at roughly 10:32 AM on September 13, 2021, the murder unit responded to a request for help. Karli was pronounced deceased on the scene.
“Anybody with info regarding this incident is requested to name the County Police Tip Line 1-833-ALL-TIPS. Callers can stay nameless,” they wrote in a statement.
Karli was laid to relaxation on Saturday, September 18 in McKeesport, PA. The investigation into her murder stays ongoing.
Quick was a fourth-round decide of the Giants within the 2000 NFL draft out of Penn State. He spent the primary 4 seasons of his profession in New York earlier than becoming a member of the Carolina Panthers from 2004-2005. He returned to the Giants in 2006 and retired following that season.
As soon as a Big, at all times a Big. Our ideas and prayers exit to Quick and his household.