Actor and TV presenter Sam Sarpong is dead. The 40-year-old allegedly killed himself by jumping off a bridge on Monday, October 26.
Reports from the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner say an autopsy report is yet to be released.
The late actor and model’s agent has confirmed his death to E! News. A statement has also been issued in the wake of the sad incident.
“It is with great sadness that the family of Samuel “Sam” Sarpong, Jr. must share the news that Sam has passed away,” the statement read. “The circumstances surrounding his death are currently under investigation and no additional details are known at this time.”
Frimpong passed on in Pasadena, California on Monday at 3.52pm according to fire paramedics who arrived the scene.
Sam Frimpong was born in London and is of Ghanaian descent. At 11, he relocated to Los Angeles where he enrolled at Valley College but dropped out shortly after to chase his dreams in entertainment.