In new Jersey, a rising football star shot himself playing Russian roulette

19-year-old Dikes Yang, a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School and a rising football star, was fatally wounded while playing Russian roulette.

The tragedy occurred on the night of 14 October in the house of one of the friends of the young 20 — year-old Morton Newman. Along with 19-year-old Nasir Mason, they decided to tickle your nerves with a game of Russian roulette. The boys took turns holding a loaded gun to his head and pulled the trigger.

First tried his luck Newman. He pulled the RAM and pulled the trigger — the gun didn’t work. The guy handed the gun to Mason — he was also lucky. Next in line was young. This time the bullet was in the chamber and the gun fired.

A guy came in with a wound to the head at Cooper University Hospital, where he died. Newman and Mason were arrested at the scene.

Woodrow Wilson mourns the loss of “Dino”.. Words can’t express the hurt our Tiger community is feeling during these hard times. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his beloved Family. #RIPYoungKing

Posted by Woodrow Wilson High School on Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Dikes young was the star of the soccer and cross-country athlete in high school «its all very loved,» said a spokeswoman for the school district of Mayta Sukup.

«To lose such a bright, young star because of the hardness in the head does not fit,» — said the head of the school district Katrina McCombs. According to her, the young man served an example of how «hard work» and at the same time «to be kind and never give up».

We’re sorry to inform you of the loss of Diquese Young “Dino”. He was a track and football star for WWHS. The staff, students and coaches are simply heart broken. Please pray for the family and our city.

— Camden Athletics (@YouGotTheHigh) October 17, 2018

According to prosecutors in Camden County, the friends of the deceased, Newman and Mason are charged with the manifestation of»extreme indifference to the value of human life». Mason also charged with illegal possession of weapons. (He had a criminal record for drugs.) Awaiting trial, young people are in the Camden County Jail.