Rodney King Found DEAD!!!....RIP
We are sad to report that Rodney King, the man behind the LA riots and many protests against police brutality, has died.
Rodney King was found dead last night in a hotel swimming pool. Here is what TMZ reported...
|According to our sources, King's fiancée is telling friends King had been drinking and smoked weed in the hours before his death.
Rodney King, the man who was at the center of the infamous Los Angeles riots was found dead this morning.
He was 47.
According to our sources, King's fiancée found him dead at the bottom of the pool.
Our sources say he was pronounced dead at 6:11 AM.
King became famous in 1991 when he was the victim of police brutality at the hands of the LAPD. The officers involved in the incident were acquitted the following year and the announcement of the verdict led to the Los Angeles riots.