According to reports, dance icon, Keith Flint was found dead in his home in Dunmow, Essex, earlier this morning. He was 49 years old. Flint is best known as the vocalist of big beat dance act The Prodigy.
An Essex Police spokesperson said via The Metro,
‘We were called to concerns for the welfare of a man at an address in Brook Hill, North End, just after 8.10am on Monday ‘We attended and, sadly, a 49-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene. His next of kin have been informed. ‘The death is not being treated as suspicious and a file will be prepared for the coroner.’
Founder of The Prodigy, Liam Howlett paid tribute to his friend on Instagram and revealed the sad cause of death:
“The news is true, I can’t believe I’m saying this but our brother Keith took his own life over the weekend, I’m shell shocked, fuckin angry, confused and heartbroken ….. r.i.p brother Liam #theprodigy.”
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