WWE's Grand Master Sexay
Brian Christopher Lawler Dead at 46
7/29/2018 2:21 PM PDT
Former WWE Champion Brian Christopher Lawler – also known as Grandmaster Sexay – died after attempting suicide this weekend.
Lawler's Mother, Kay Tells TMZ Sports Brian died Sunday in circles with his family and friends after he was jailed on Saturday night following a suicide attempt. He was surrounded by his father, Jerry Lawler his brother, Kevin and other family members.
We were told that he died around 3:40 pm CDT.
As we reported … guards found that Lawler hung himself in his prison cell outside Memphis . He was taken to a hospital where he remained in critical condition until late Sunday morning.
Lawler was arrested earlier this month for DUI after leading the police on a chase. When we first told you … police say he stinks of alcohol and has an open 12 ounce can in his center console, and they immediately arrest him. Deposit was set at $ 40,000.
Brian had a successful run in WWE itself, most commonly known as the other half of the popular tag team Too Cool and as Scotty 2 Hotty & # 39; s longtime wrestling partner. They won a tag team championship together.
WWE published a statement about Brian's death and said, "WWE is saddened to learn that Brian Christopher Lawler, known in WWE as Too Cool's Grand Master Sexay, died Lawler, who is the son of WWE Hall of Ferry's Jerry "The King" Lawler, who competed during the climax of the Attitude Era.WWE sends his condolences to Lawler's family, friends and fans. "
He was 46. RIP