Krabbefangeren Blake Painter is dead at the age of just 38 years. The Painter was in the first seasons a load-bearing part of the highly successful Discovery-documentary 'Deadliest Catch' or 'Deadly catch', as the series is called in English.
The experienced krabbefanger and former captain of F/V Maverick was found dead 25. may in his home in Astoria, Oregon. It writes several media outlets including Variety, People and Fox News.
According to Tom Bergin, sheriff of Clatsop County, Oregon, it was a friend of Blake the Painter, which took him. The friend had tried in vain to get in touch with the tv-the celebrity in several days and was therefore suspected that there was something wrong.
the cause of Death has not yet been published, and right now the authorities started to investigate the detailed circumstances.
Back in January 2018, was Blake the Painter stopped by the police when he was smoking heroin, while he sat behind the steering wheel. He was charged with possession of heroin, tampering with physical evidence and reckless driving.
His now-former colleague Nick McGlashan, who also has a role in 'Deadly catch', has on his Twitter profile, wrote a greeting to the deceased Blake Painter.
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A fellow fisherman has lost his life due to an overdose. Prayers to his family please— Nick McGlashan (@NickMcglashan) 26. may 2018