A medical examiner has confirmed the autopsy results after the news of Bob Saget’s death shook the world of entertainment.
The comedian and actor’s body was discovered by security at the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Orlando, where he was staying during his tour of the country.
Details surrounding Sager’s death have not yet been revealed.The Orange County Sheriff’s Office told TMZ:
“We have no information on cause of death, and detectives have found no signs of foul play or drug use in this case. The Medical Examiner’s Office will make the final call on the cause and manner of death.”
Saget tweeted just hours before his body was found, praising the audience at his Jacksonville show, and also saying how he was addicted to performing again.
“Loved tonight’s show @PV_ConcertHall in Jacksonville. Appreciative audience. Thanks again to @RealTimWilkins for opening. I had no idea I did a 2 hr set tonight. I’m happily addicted again to this shit. Check http://BobSaget.com for my dates in 2022.”
Tributes have been pouring in for the actor after his sudden death.
Police suspect the beloved comedian ‘suffered a heart attack or stroke’ in his hotel room and are investigating his revelation days before his death that he had recently battled Covid-19, according to the Daily Mail.
The 911 call placed by a security officer at the hotel has been revealed.
‘We have an unresponsive guest in a room. My officer is telling me there’s no pulse. Not responsive, not breathing, and no pulse.’
Saget was pronounced dead around 11 minutes after the call was placed.
A medical examiner has confirmed that the autopsy should no evidence of drug use.
Joshua Stephany, the chief medical examiner of Orange and Osceola Counties, in a statement:
“An autopsy was performed this morning on Robert Lane Saget. Mr. Saget is a 65-year-old male, who was found unresponsive in his hotel room.
“At this time, there is no evidence of drug use or foul play,” the statement continues. “The cause and manner of death are pending further studies and investigation which may take up to 10-12 weeks to complete. Our condolences go out to Mr. Saget’s loved ones during this difficult time.”
Rest in peace, Bob.