Body of WWEs Shad Gaspard found after suspected drowning
FILE - In this June 28, 2015 file photo, WWE wrestler Shad Gaspard arrives at the Los Angeles premiere of "Terminator Genisys" at the Dolby Theatre on in Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Police Department says a body found on Venice Beach early Wednesday, May 20, 2020 is that of former World Wrestling Entertainment pro Shad Gaspard. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)LOS ANGELES The body of former World Wrestling Entertainment pro Shad Gaspard was found early Wednesday on Los Angeles' Venice Beach, after he was caught in a rip current last weekend, police said. Gaspard went missing last Sunday after he went swimming with his 10-year-old son, Aryeh. Gaspard, 39, gained prominence in the WWE as one half of the tag-team group Cryme Tyme, along with his partner, JTG.
Shad Gaspard, Former WWE Star, Found Dead in Venice Beach After Going Missing
Shad Gaspard has been found dead after he went missing following a swim at Venice Beach in California on Sunday. The Los Angeles County Coroner's Office confirms to ET that the body that washed ashore overnight is that of Gaspard. At the time, an eyewitness told TMZ that once lifeguards rushed to rescue swimmers, Gaspard instructed them to help his son before helping him. Prior to ending his wrestling career in 2010, Gaspard was a a major star of the WWE, as one-half of tag team Cryme Tyme -- with his partner Jayson Anthony Paul, a.k.a. RELATED CONTENT:Melissa Etheridge's Son Beckett Dies at 21Ken Osmond, 'Leave It to Beaver' Star, Dead at 76Gregory Tyree Boyce, 'Twilight' Actor, Dead at 30
Former WWE Star Shad Gaspard Missing After Swimming at Venice Beach
Wrestler Shad Gaspard has gone missing following a swim at Venice Beach in California. According to multiple reports, the former WWE star and his 10-year-old son were among swimmers caught in a riptide at the popular tourist spot around 4 p.m. on Sunday. An eyewitness told TMZ that once lifeguards rushed to rescue swimmers, Gaspard instructed them to help his son before helping him. Officials are still searching for the 39-year-old pro wrestler, who was at the beach with his wife, Siliana Gaspard, and their son. Siliana has since shared a photo on her Instagram story, writing, “If you have seen Shad, please message me.