Dad of FSU Football Star Travis Rudolph Killed in Shooting

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The father of Florida State University football star Travis Rudolph was killed in an accidental shooting at a gentlemen’s club in Palm Beach County.

Darryl Rudolph died at a local hospital Saturday after he was shot at Sugar Daddy’s in West Palm Beach Friday night, Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office officials said.

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Rudolph, 55, was shot from an adjacent room in the club as a coworker was moving a firearm off of a shelf, officials said. He was shot in the back/neck area and taken to the hospital, where he later died.

Officials said Rudolph was at the club to repair some items.

Travis Rudolph, a junior wide receiver for the Seminoles, made national headlines last year after a photo of him eating lunch with a child with autism who was eating alone went viral.