Stephen “tWitch” Boss, unfortunately, passed away by suicide on December 13, 2022, at the age of 40. His death sent shockwaves through the entertainment industry and his fans, as he was known for his infectious positivity and dancing talent.
Here’s a summary of the complete information available on his passing:
- Cause of death: The Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner ruled his death a suicide by gunshot wound to the head.
- Location: He was found at the Oak Tree Inn in Encino, California, after checking in the day before and not checking out.
- Investigation: Authorities did not find any signs of foul play.
- Aftermath: His wife, Allison Holker Boss, has spoken about the impact of his loss and the struggle to understand his inner struggles. She opened up about his “high-functioning depression” and how his outward persona masked his internal pain.
- Tributes: The entertainment industry poured out love and support for tWitch, remembering him for his talent, kindness, and positive energy.
Here are some additional resources you may find helpful:
- Allison Holker Boss’s interview with People: https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=fNU3xvtqeQY
- Forbes article on the details of his death: https://www.forbes.com/sites/marisadellatto/2022/12/16/heres-what-we-know-about-twitchs-death-by-suicide/
- National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: 988 (Previously 1-800-273-8255)
It’s important to remember that suicide is a serious issue, and anyone struggling with difficult thoughts or emotions should reach out for help. Resources like the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline are available 24/7 to provide support and guidance.
Please let me know if you have any other questions or would like more specific information about any of these points.