Police: Detective Investigating Derrick Rose Rape Case Committed Suicide

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The Whittier, Calif., home where Los Angeles Police Detective Nadine Hernandez was found with a gunshot wound Tuesday, Oct. 12, 2016, is seen Wednesday. She died later Tuesday at a hospital. (Nick Ut/AP)

A detective investigating a high-profile rape case against NBA star Derrick Rose committed suicide this week, but her death was not related to her work on the case, according to police in Whittier, California.

Here & Now‘s Robin Young gets the latest from Here & Now sports analyst Mike Pesca.


Mike Pesca, Here & Now sports analyst, host of the daily podcast The Gist. He tweets @pescami.

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