Initially, people used to recognize O.J. Simpson as one of the greatest running backs in the history of American football but one day news broke out that O.J. Simpson is the prime suspect in the murder case of his ex-wife and her friend. Later on, his name got involved in other criminal cases such as armed robbery and more. Eventually, the great running back turned into a notorious person. As O.J. Simpson faced several charges and stood on trial, people are curious to know where he is now at this time. If you are also scrambling to the internet regarding O.J. Simpson’s whereabouts, read this article till the end. Scroll down the page.
Why was O.J. Simpson arrested?
On June 12, 1994, Orenthal James Simpson’s ex-wife Nicole Brown Simpson and her friend Ron Goldman were found dead in Los Angeles. According to the reports, Nicole and Ron were brutally slaughtered. Their bodies were found at 879 Bundy Drive, Brentwood, Los Angeles. The earlier reports also stated that Orenthal James Simpson’s ex-wife was killed in the brutal slaying while her friend was stabbed several times when he tried to confront the attack. At that time Orenthal James Simpson came back to Los Angeles after leaving a scheduled golf tournament in Chicago. Meanwhile, police found Orenthal James Simpson main suspect in this case, and arrested him.
However, the running back did not accept the allegations but he told media that he would surrender himself to the police for the investigation. But Orenthal James Simpson did not surrender himself and fled with his Al Cowlings. But he was arrested when he returned to Brentwood and charged with double murder. His trial was also broadcast on television. However, the prosecutor could not convince the jury to announce the verdict against Orenthal James Simpson. After 9 months of trial, the jury acquitted Orenthal James Simpson of the murder charges.
Where is Orenthal James Simpson?
It can not be ignored that Orenthal James Simpson spent a total of 8 years in prison but he was granted bail and later the charges against him were completely discharged. Now he is living freely in his residence in Las Vegas. He has now turned 76 years old. You can also meet him on social media where he remains very active throughout the day. But he did not like to discuss his trial. He often shares his pictures from the golf course and videos discussing fantasy football teams.