- Outmoded Buccaneers huge receiver Vincent Jackson was once found dead in a hotel room Monday.
- A missing person’s document was once closed Saturday after deputies assessed Jackson’s effectively-being.
- There were no indicators of trauma; the native sheriff’s division is determining the scheme off of death.
Jackson, who was once 38, had been staying at the Homewood Suites since first checking in January 11, hotel workers said. His family formerly reported him missing February 12, nonetheless the case was once closed the subsequent day after deputies talked to Jackson at the hotel and assessed his effectively-being.
Then, at about 11: 30 am Monday, a housekeeper found Jackson dead, with no indicators of trauma. The Hillsborough County Medical Examiner’s Place of work is investigating the scheme off of death.
Sheriff Chad Chronister launched the following commentary:
“My coronary heart aches for the assorted cherished ones Vincent Jackson leaves behind, from his accomplice and children to the Buccaneers nation that adored him. Mr. Jackson was once a right man who place his family and neighborhood above everything else. Soccer aside, he touched limitless lives by design of his Jackson In Action 83 Foundation. We shared a passion for supporting defense power households, and three years ago, Jackson was once even made an honorary deputy by the Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Place of work to worth his dedication to the neighborhood. He’s going to be sorely missed by not only football followers during the nation, nonetheless moreover the individuals right here in Hillsborough County who reaped the advantages of his beneficiant contributions.”
Jackson, a 3-time Pro Bowl huge receiver, was once chosen in the second spherical of the 2005