French media: Serge Aurier’s brother shot dead in Toulouse

Reports from France have claimed that Christopher Aurier, brother of Tottenham Hotspur defender Serge Aurier has died. The 26-year-old Ivorian has been reportedly shot dead on a public road in the French city of Toulouse. There currently is no trail of the perpetrator.

The report states that the Toulouse police received several calls that there was an unknown man on the ground with a gunshot in his stomach. According to La Depeche the incident has taken place near a night club. The police have confirmed that the investigation has started.

Just like his brother, Christophe has played for RC Lens in France. He has played for Gueugnon, Chantilly en Rodéo FC Toulouse in recent years. Tottenham Hotspur defender Aurier, who is a year older than his brother, played the full 90 minutes for Spurs in their 2-1 victory over Arsenal on Sunday.