Stephen Boss Dead: Here's Why DJ tWitch's Death Brought Mental Health Awareness In Focus, #RIPtWitch Trends On Twitter

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The death of DJ tWitch, Stephen Boss in real life, ultimately awoke the public's awareness of mental health.

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Alison Holker Boss, tWitch's wife, announced his terrible death in a statement to PEOPLE. She recalled Stephen Boss as an ideal husband and parent, as well as an inspiration to his admirers.

Multiple news outlets disclosed that tWitch committed suicide. On Tuesday, he apparently shot himself while staying at a motel near his Los Angeles residence.

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While the autopsy to determine his specific cause of death continues, the phrase "RIP tWitch" remains a trending topic on Twitter. In addition to paying tribute to the late The Ellen DeGeneres Show DJ, fans and coworkers utilize the event to urge everyone to check on their neighbors.

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USA Today got a report from the Los Angeles medical examiner's office confirming tWitch's death. The Los Angeles Police Department and the office of the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner have not published any fresh information regarding his death. However, it has been reported that an autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of his demise.

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On Monday, tWitch reportedly checked into the Oak Tree Inn in Encino, California, just a few minutes from his Los Angeles residence. He apparently arrived at the hotel with a tiny luggage and did not drive himself.

The manager has already given a statement to Radar Online stating that he did not exhibit any signs of anxiety upon arrival. tWitch only reserved the accommodation for one night, but did not check out by 11 a.m. the following morning.

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The manager then dispatched his maid to his room to check on him. At that time, the Magic Mike XXL star had already been discovered dead in the bathtub of his room, presumably by his own hand. The hotel workers claimed that they did not hear a gunshot at the moment of his passing.

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Stay tuned to EpicStream for the latest news and updates about tWitch's death!

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