Aaron Hernandez attorney calls key witness a “killer”

( CNN) Attorneys representing Aaron Hernandez in the former NFL star’s double-murder trial attacked the credibility of a key witness Wednesday, accusing him of has become a “killer” and violent drug peddler who was lying in court.

“Your intent was to get money from Aaron Hernandez, ” defense attorney Jose Baez told Alexander Bradley, the prosecution’s star witness, referring to Bradley’s civil lawsuit against Hernandez.

“You wanted to kill him, very, ” Baez read. “Because you’re a killer.”