Authorities in Georgia have confirmed that former NFL participant Demaryius Thomas was discovered useless in his house Thursday. He was 33 years previous.
In accordance with Tim Lupo, a police spokesman in Roswell, Georgia, preliminary investigation signifies that his dying was brought on by a medical concern.
“Our investigators currently have no reason to believe otherwise,” he mentioned.
Thomas’ cousin, LaTonya Bonseigneur advised AP that Thomas could have died from a seizure.
She mentioned, “He had been suffering from seizures for over a year, and we believe he had a seizure when he was showering.”
“We’re not sure when he died. We just spoke with him yesterday,” she added.
Thomas was solely 15 days away from his thirty fourth birthday on Christmas Day.
The Denver Broncos launched a press release on Twitter that learn, “Thomas was an incredible player and a special person.”
“We are devastated and completely heartbroken,” wrote the group.
“Recently retiring as a Bronco, we were very much looking forward to celebrating Demaryius for years to come as one of the greatest players in franchise history.”
A press release was additionally launched on NFL’s official Twitter account, “The NFL family mourns the tragic loss of Demaryius Thomas and we extend our deepest condolences to his family and loved ones.”
The NFL household mourns the tragic lack of Demaryius Thomas and we prolong our deepest condolences to his household and family members. pic.twitter.com/rAXYguAUy1
— NFL (@NFL) December 10, 2021