Comedian Kevin Barnett Cause of Death Revealed
Earlier this week, comedian Kevin Barnett passed away at the age of 32 while on vacation. Since his sudden death, an autopsy has been released, determining the cause of death of the ‘Rel’ co-creator. The coroners office states,
“The corresponding autopsy was carried out, which determined that the cause of death was: Non Traumatic Hemorrhage, caused by pancreatitis. At the moment his body is still in facilities of the Forensic Medical Service of Tijuana, waiting to be delivered to his family members who are performing the legal proceedings.”
Fox released a statement on Barnett’s sudden death,
“Our hearts are broken, as are those of everyone at ‘Rel,’ at the news of Kevin Barnett’s passing. He was an incredibly funny, wildly talented man who had so much more to do and so many more stories to tell. We send our thoughts and prayers to his friends and family during this difficult time.”
His comedy peers have taken to social media to mourn him.
A celebration of Barnett’s life is being held at The Bell House in Brooklyn on Friday, Jan. 25. Our thoughts and prayer go out to the Barnett family at this time.