Police in California has confirmed that the body found on a beach early this morning, May 20, is that of former WWE Hollywood star Shad Gaspard.
Reportedly, he went missing on Sunday, May 18 after he had been swimming in the newly reopen Marina Del Rey with his 10-year-old son.
His body was discovered by a passerby on the shore of Venice Beach.
Los Angeles County reopened its beaches last week for the use of physical activities, such as walking, running, and swimming. The beach had been closed to combat COVID-19
The lifeguard, reportedly told the police that he last saw Shad when a wave had crashed over him and swept out to sea.
Shad was 39-year-old and was a member of the WWE star JTG from 2006 to 2010 when he left to pursue a career in acting and has appeared in several films. His biggest gig came when he was cast in “Think Like a Man Too”.