From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
CLAY — Carlos Tyrell Gray, a former defensive lineman for the Green Bay Packers and North Carolina State University, was found shot to death at his home on Balboa Terrace in Clay, according to the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office.
At 10 p.m. Monday, deputies from the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office were called to the residence to report on a shooting complaint. When they arrived, they found Gray dead from apparent gunshot wounds.
Officers later learned that Gray was seen by his girlfriend about an hour earlier when she left the home and discovered his body when she returned.
According the sheriff’s office, officers searched the residence and found marijuana along with digital scales, a glock handgun with an extended magazine and an AK 47 with a large capacity magazine.
Gray was a graduate of Pinson Valley High School and was a father of two children.
Anyone with further information on the case is asked to call the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office at 205-325-1450 or Crime Stoppers at 205-254-7777.