Tennessee authorities are investigating the mysterious demise of Memphis DJ Rick “Slick Rick” Buchanan.
The physique of the 59-year-old was discovered decapitated inside his residence Jan. 24, his brother John Buchanan, 60, informed FOX13 Memphis.
“I walked in after which I discovered him,” he stated in an on-camera interview posted Jan. 25, “and known as 911.”
He added, “I assumed his coat was up over his head, prefer it was chilly or one thing. So I simply ran out after which I ran again in and I seen that it wasn’t that, that it was one thing worse.”
A Memphis Police Division spokesperson confirmed to E! Information that officers responded to an ambulance name produced from the home and located a deceased man inside. The reason for his demise is undetermined at the moment and the investigation is ongoing, they stated. No particulars in regards to the situation of Rick’s physique have been launched.
Following the DJ’s demise, his household began a GoFundMe to assist together with his funeral prices and to additionally elevate cash for a possible donation to a charity in his title.