Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher was apparently worried he would lose his baby and money to his longtime girlfriend before fatally shooting her and killing himself, according to newly released police reports.
Belcher also complained about Kasandra Perkins, the mother of the couple's 3-month-old daughter, in conversations and text messages sent to a woman he was dating on the side, the reports show.
In one text message sent in late October or early November, Belcher wrote he ''would shoot'' Perkins ''if she didn't leave him alone.'' The girlfriend told police that Belcher said ''his child's mother threatened to take all his money and his child if they split up'' and ''knew exactly how to press his buttons and make him angry.''
Belcher shot Perkins multiple times in their home on Dec. 1 and then drove to team headquarters, where he killed himself in front of his coach and general manager after telling them he ''wasn't able to get enough help.''
The Jackson County prosec...