- ‘Tiger King’ star passes away.
- Jeff Johnson apparently committed suicide.
- The cause of the apparent suicide was an argument with his partner.
WAS IT A SUICIDE? According to authorities, the death of ‘Tiger King’ star Jeff Johnson at 58 years of age has been confirmed. According to initial reports, he passed away due to an apparent suicide after he had an intense argument with his wife. Police found him in his Oklahoma apartment.
The authorities said that they were called by the reptile merchant’s family who reported the tragedy. In the latest reports, it was stated that Johnson made it to the hospital but he ultimately lost his life. He had no mental health problems, so the news of a suicide has been very surprising.
THE STAR OF ‘TIGER KING’ DIES
The New York Post reported that Jeffery Lynn Johnson, a reptile dealer who appeared on the hit Netflix show “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness,” lost his life at 58. The man, who was gained popularity on the streaming platform series, had an intense argument with his wife and that’s when the tragedy occurred.
According to media, Johnson was extremely upset and may have made the decision to kill himself. In initial reports, it was stated that the police arrived at the family home where he was found almost unconscious and therefore, it was classified as a ‘suicide attempt’.
Star Tiger King Dies: What Happened to Jeff?
According to the media, the Oklahoma Police Department reported that the event had occurred on September 8 at 10 p.m., when they received an emergency call saying that the man had tried to kill himself. The reason for that was that he had had an argument with his wife, Charity and the situation got out of control.
CNN stated that the police wrote in the log that Charity, Johnson’s wife, told the police officer in charge that her husband committed suicide in front of her during an argument in his garage. Their 4 and 5-year-old children were inside the house at that time, so she didn’t know what to do so she immediately called the police. Filed Under: Tiger King Star Dies
Star Tiger King Dies: Was He Alive?
According to the media, Johnson was still alive when the police arrived at the scene of the tragedy. The police found Jeff still had a pulse and transferred him to the nearest hospital. Doctors tried to save his life, but hours later he was pronounced dead, the police report, to which CNN had access said.
It was also questioned whether Jeff had a history of mental health issues but apparently he had never had a problem with depression or any other type of mental illness. For this reason, it was surprising that Johnson made the decision to take his life in front of his wife and children. Filed Under: Tiger King Star Dies
Star Tiger King Dies: Who Confirmed the Death?
The New York Post reported that they contacted Tiger King’s lawyer, Joe Exotic, who claimed to have spoken with Charity, the man’s widow, and she confirmed that he had lost his life that way. So far, it is not known how he died and there is only speculation about his apparent suicide.
So far, the woman remains, “in the shadows,” and what they were arguing about has not been specified. In the media, it was confirmed that he lost his life the same night the incident was reported to the Oklahoma Police Department. Johnson became popular after appearing in episode number 4 of the series, where he discussed his work with reptiles. Filed Under: Tiger King Star Dies
Star Tiger King Dies: A Curse?
A rumor spread on social media, stating that it was a curse because a death had already been recorded on the show. It was Erik Cowie, the star of “Tiger King” and the zookeeper. According to the New York Post, Cowie was found dead on September 3 in New York City and the coroner determined that his cause of death was natural causes due to, “acute and chronic alcohol use.”
For this reason, Internet users stated that perhaps it is a type of curse since Joe Exotic was apprehended by authorities when he was found guilty of a murder for hire. The hit Netflix show has been surrounded by controversy since the conviction of the 58-year-old former zookeeper, who claims to be innocent. Filed Under: Tiger King Star Dies
Tiger King star dies: Joey Morgan dies
Young actor Joey Morgan’s death has been reported. He lost his life at 28. The young man, who was known for the film “Scouts Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse”, died this Sunday according to his representative. The family has asked to be given privacy in this difficult time.
Film director Christopher Landon broke the sad news of his death. On social media, Internet users have offered their condolences for the death of the young man. On Twitter, young people mentioned that they were shocked by the actor’s departure and on Instagram, the young man’s peers expressed their surprise and sadness at Morgan’s death. Filed Under: Tiger King Star Dies
DEATH OF JOEY MORGAN CONFIRMED
Joey Morgan’s death was announced a couple of hours ago on social media. Although the young man’s death was reported, it was considered a rumor until director Christopher Landon confirmed it. Morgan passed away at the age of 28 and his family has also expressed their feelings through a press release.
“Joey Morgan came into my life almost 9 years ago when I did Scouts. He was calm, funny, smart, and thoughtful. And when the cameras rolled, he was magnetic. It happened today and the news is heartbreaking. I am honored to have met him.” Landon reported on social media where several Internet users immediately expressed their feelings.
What happened to the actor?
According to Just Jared, the 28-year-old’s cause of death has not been disclosed, but the family did make a special request to the general public. In the statement they expressed that it was an extremely difficult time for the actor’s family and they also requested that the public give them a little privacy.
“Please respect our privacy so that we may mourn the loss of a very special person for us,” said his representative in a statement.
Condolences to the actor’s family
On social media, people have expressed their condolences to the actor’s family and some of the actor’s colleagues have also stated that Morgan’s death took them by surprise. One of the people who wrote about his passing was actress Casimere Jollette who mourned the young actor’s passing.
“My sweet Joey. You were so loved. By so many people who looked up to you, learned from you and who you inspired. I will always cherish what you have taught me. And the memories we share. To one of the most creative, downright talented, hilarious, and beautiful souls I have ever come across in this world: I love you, Joey. Your time on this earth filled so many of our lives with joy and happiness. It’s too early to see you go. Rest easy, friend,” wrote the actress on her Instagram account.
Friends say goodbye to Morgan
Several of the young man’s colleagues have written about the terrible loss on social media. Actor Antonio Ciano wrote on Instagram that the young man had a giant heart and that from the beginning he helped him with anything he needed, in addition to that he would always remember him with deep affection.
“For the man with the biggest heart in the room. I can’t believe I’m writing this, you’ve helped me so many times in the past. You were an amazing soul and I will cherish our memories forever. I will miss your laugh and your smile. Rest easy my countryman,” wrote actor Antonio Ciano on social media.
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