Rest in peace: ‘Walking Dead’ star Moses J Moseley dead at 31

American actor Moses J Moseley passed away at the age of 31 on Wednesday 26 January.

MOSES J MOSELEY DEAD AT 31 

Moses J Moseley, who is best known for playing one of Michonee’s zombies in The Walking Dead passed away at the age of 31. According to TMZ, police are investigating the circumstances surrounding his death.

A family member told the publication that police found Moses’ body on Wednesday 26 January in the Hudson Bridge area of Stockbridge in Georgia, US. The investigation is underway but police reportedly suspect that it may have been suicide.

A family member also told TMZ that they had not heard from Moses since Sunday 23 January. So, they called around to hospitals but could not locate him. The family then filed a missing person’s report.

They then contacted subsidiary company OnStar which tracked his car to where the body was discovered. The family member also stated that Moses died of a gunshot wound but investigators are still working on finding out who pulled the trigger.

“He will be missed by so many, he was the light of your day when you were around him. He was always happy and excited about life,” said Moses’ manager Tabatha Minchew to E! News confirming the news of his death.

“Everyone is still in shock and still trying to process what is happening,” she added.

TRIBUTES POUR IN FOR THE ‘WALKING DEAD’ STAR 

The official Walking Dead Twitter page paid tribute to the 31-year-old.

“Our thoughts and prayers are with our #TWDFamily member Moses J. Moseley,” read the tweet.

“With sad news actor Moses J. Moseley has passed away. Moses is known for his work on The Walking Dead. His family reported he was murdered on January 29th.  May he Rest In Peace. My sincere condolences to his family & friends,” tweeted @ZBTWDSPN.

“Seeing too many headlines of young celebrities committing suicide, or dying in unexplained ways. What da?!” wrote @JLPtalk.