Dexter Rentz Wiki – Dexter Rentz Biography
Dexter Rentz Jr., a member of Louisville’s 2020 recruiting class, died after a Saturday night shooting in Orlando, Florida. According to Orlando police, officers responded to a report of shots fired at around 11:20 p.m. Four people sustained injuries in the shooting, but Rentz was the only victim to die of his wounds. Officers pursued a car driving away from the area of the shooting, but later said it was not related to the incident. Other details of what happened aren’t yet publicly known.
Local media have confirmed that the victim killed in the shooting was Dexter Rentz, an Ocoee High School senior who was to play for the University of Louisville in the fall.
Dexter Rentz Jr. Death
Dexter Rentz, a wide receiver at Ocoee High School, was one of four people shot, but the 18-year-old was the only one to die.
The police did not provide more information about the condition of the three males who survived the shooting, including LPB Poody. Heavy reached out to the Orlando Police Department for more information but did not yet hear back.
“We are deeply saddened to hear about the passing of Dexter Rentz,” Louisville coach Scott Satterfield said in a statement. “He was a great young man who had a contagious personality, and was able to light up a room with his smile. He was a great kid to be around and he will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Rentz family during this extremely difficult time.”
Rentz was a three-star recruit, according to Rivals, and signed with Louisville in December. The team captain, who set a state record with five interceptions in one game and was also a track star, was set to enroll in June along with high school teammate Lovie Jenkins. Jenkins was among those to post a tribute to Rentz early Sunday morning.
Dexter Rentz Jr. Cause of Death
He was killed Saturday, April 25, 2020 night in a shooting in his home state.
— Lovie Jenkins#️⃣1 (@Lovie1k) April 26, 2020