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TODAY   |  June 25, 2013

No warrant for Aaron Hernandez, lawyer says

New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez hasn’t been seen in days, but his lawyer released a statement saying that his client has been the subject of “false reports in the media.” The investigation around Hernandez continues after the discovery of Odin Lloyd’s body, and investigators are searching a small pond.

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>>> player aaron hernandez is lashing out at what he calls a relentless flood of rue morse about his client. this as police intensify their homicide investigation. stephanie gosk is in massachusetts, good morning.

>> reporter: good morning, aaron hernandez has been keeping a low profile . we haven't seen him in public in days but his attorney released this statement. only the second statement that's been released since odin lloyd's body was found. it reads over the past week our client, aaron hernandez has been the subject of a relentless flood of rumors, misinformation and false reports in the media. these include the repeated publication of a supposedly confirmed report that an arrest warrant had been issued for aaron which was untrue. there was a group of investigators on monday that searched a pond just down the road. they had wet suits and metal detectors . it was unclear whether they found anything or what they were looking for. they said no comment.

>> stephanie gosk, thank you. tv