Bio: Shayanna Jenkins (born Shayanna Jenkins circa 1989) grew up in Bristol, Connecticut. She met NFL star Aaron Hernandez while in high school at Bristol Central High School. She graduated in 2007 and continued dating Aaron Hernandez. The two moved to North Attleboro, Mass., where Aaron Hernandez was a tight end for the New England Patriots. They never officially married but became engaged in November 2012. That same month they gave birth to their daughter Avielle Janelle Hernandez. On June 26, 2013, Aaron Hernandez was let go from The Patriots after he was charged with first-degree murder in the death of Odin Lloyd.
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Shayanna Jenkins is best known for being engaged to former New England Patriot’s star and murder suspect, Aaron Hernandez.
Shayanna Jenkins became engaged to Aaron Hernandez in November 2012. Together, Aaron Hernandez and Shayanna Jenkins have a daughter, Avielle Janelle, born in November of 2012.
No topic was avoided during Shayanna Jenkins’ sit-down with Dr. Phil, and that includes the rumors that her late fiancee, Aaron Hernandez, was gay. Watch here to find out what she has to say about the shocking reports!
A month after Aaron Hernandez’s tragic suicide in prison, fiancée Shayanna Jenkins-Hernandez is telling Dr. Phil that she’s skeptical about how he really died. The note Aaron left her in his cell seems ‘odd’ for a few reasons, she explains in this clip.
When Aaron Hernandez committed suicide on April 19, he left behind a fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins, and daughter, Avielle. Now, Shayanna is opening up about her life with Aaron in an interview with Dr. Phil, and she broke down in tears while reliving the phone call informing her of his death.
Shayanna Jenkins, who was engaged to Aaron Hernandez at the time of his death, will tell all about her relationship with Aaron on an upcoming episode of ‘Dr. Phil.’ In a preview for the Q&A, she reveals if he talked with her about attempting suicide before he died.
Grief-stricken, Aaron Hernandez’s fiancée Shayanna Jenkins showed up to the former football star’s funeral holding their 4-year-old daughter, Avielle, close. Grasping the toddler’s hand, Shayanna appeared to comfort the little girl from the tragic affair. And honestly, the scene was heartbreaking.
Aaron Hernandez’s fiancée isn’t satisfied with the medical examiner saying the late NFL star committed suicide in prison. That’s why Shayanna Jenkins is suing the Dept. of Corrections to make sure no evidence gets destroyed: she wants answers! Is the court cooperating?
Sadly moving on. Aaron Hernandez’ fiancee Shayanna Jenkins and their daughter Avielle have been spotted leaving her mother’s home on Apr. 2o, just a day after the convicted murderer killed himself in prison. We’ve got more on how she’s coping with the tragedy.