Brother of ASU football player Marion Grice reportedly killed in Texas

PHOENIX - According to reports, ASU football player Marion Grice's brother was killed in a shooting in Houston on Friday morning.

According to KTRK in Houston the victim who is believed to be Grice's brother, just bought a brand new pair of Air Jordan "Bred" shoes when he was approached at gunpoint.

Harris County Homicide Investigators told KTRK that two males were heading home, but it appears they were followed home from the mall.

When the two victims showed up to their house, that is when a suspect demanded the shoes at gunpoint.

The victim who is reportedly to be Grice's brother jumped into the car to get away, but was shot while driving and crashed shortly after. The other victim got away unharmed.

Texas authorities are searching for the two suspects who approached the victims.

Several ASU teammates and former teammates have tweeted sharing their condolences:

Karl Holmes ASU WR: @t heskarlholmes Praying for my boy Marion Grice the best running back I've ever played with in my life, everything gone be all good because its all god

Josiah Blandin ASU WR: @ BallHawkJB

"Prayers up to my boi Marion Grice , his brother got killed over them J's yesterday , all over the news smh"

Michael Bercovici ASU QB: @ MikeBerco

"You and you brother are in our thoughts are prayers MG!"  Michael Bercovici ASU QB:

Former ASU WR: Kyle Williams ‏@ KyleWilliams_10

"Wow.. That last RT I can't believe that that's ridiculous.. Thinkin about u and praying for your family Grice.. Damn Shame how ppl are"

Former ASU Basketball Player: Kyle Dodd ‏ @ K_Dodd3

"Crazy stuff about Marion Grice's brother being killed...all sun devil nation needs to send thoughts and prayers to him and his family."

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