TMZ: Rodney King Found Dead

Source: TMZ

Rodney King — the man who was at the center of the infamous Los Angeles riots — was found dead this morning in Rialito, CA. He was 47.

According to our sources, King’s fiancĂ©e found him dead at the bottom of a pool.

Law enforcement sources tell TMZ they responded to a call at 5:25 AM PT. We’re told they physically removed King from the pool and attempted CPR.

Our sources say he was pronounced dead at 6:11 AM.

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  • M. Elnetha P Martin

    .com here.  Rollin, I watch your show every Sunday morning from Jackson,MS. I am a Chaplain here at the Jackson, VA hospital.  Just so you know, my husband and I have two sons, David and Anthony in Charlotte, NC  with a dry cleaner business down town Charlottee. It is the only black owned business down town.  We are proud of them and you.  David is 46, Anthony is 42 and you, 44.  Go Black Men.  We are proud of you.
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  • robjh1

    Maybe now he can rest and peace which eluded him in life.