“Young and the Restless” star Kristoff St. John has died at the age of 52, TMZ studies.
Law enforcement sources said a person of Kristoff’s pals did a welfare check on the actor at his household in San Fernando Valley, California in which they discovered his lifeless entire body.
911 was identified as and police and paramedics rushed to the home. Kristoff was reportedly pronounced useless on the scene.
The actor’s trigger of demise wasn’t instantly unveiled, nevertheless, there was no indicator of foul participate in and sources feel liquor may perhaps have played a component.
Kristoff has performed Neil Winters on “Y&R” since 1991. The part has acquired him 10 NAACP Impression Awards and attained 9 Daytime Emmy nominations.
Kristoff has a tragic and troubled historical past with suicide. He and his ex-wife, boxer Mia St. John, misplaced their son, Julian, when he took his possess lifetime in 2014, while getting cure at a mental well being facility. Mia and Kristoff sued the facility for negligence. The fit was sooner or later settled.
In 2017, all-around the anniversary of Julian’s suicide, Kristoff threatened to eliminate himself with a gun. Cops placed him underneath a 72-hour hold for psychiatric analysis.
Following their son’s death by suicide, Kristoff and Mia founded the El Sabor es Poder (Knowledge is Electricity) Foundation to fight mental ailment.
Mia St. John reacted to Kristoff’s dying with an psychological article on Twitter.
“THAT Medical center KILLED OUR SON @TheArtofJulian THEN MY Husband @kristoffstjohn1 THATS WHAT Happened! THEY KILLED MY Family members,” she tweeted and then deleted.
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