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Former WWE Star Reportedly Hung Himself In Jail

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A former WWE star has reportedly been hospitalized after allegedly hanging himself in his jail cell.

Brian Christopher, a.k.a Grandmaster Sexay, has been hospitalized. He was arrested earlier this month for DUI and evading arrest. Christopher, whose real name is Brian Lawler, has been arrested several times of the past couple of years.

The 46-year-old is a Tennessee native. He first began his wrestling career in the late 1980s.

Pro Wrestling Sheet first reported the news.

I’ve been unable to confirm he passed away already, but multiple have sources have indicated that’s the case. I’ll update the article once more information is made available. https://t.co/t22jG6qEgP

— Ryan Satin (@ryansatin) July 29, 2018

">Here's the latest:

Pro Wrestling Sheet has learned Brian Christopher aka Grandmaster Sexay was rushed to a hospital last night after hanging himself in jail. Multiple sources tell us the the former WWE star –real name Brian Lawler — was taken to a nearby hospital where the situation is looking dire. As we previously reported, Lawler was arrested this month for DUI and evading arrest. According to sources, it seems as though its only a matter of time before Brian passes away. Some claim it already happened, but we’ve been unable to confirm.

Stay tuned for more updates.