WWE legend Ric Flair’s son found dead at 25

(Los Angeles Times) – Reid Flair, the 25-year-old son of WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair, died Friday, wrestlingobserver.com is reporting. Details surrounding his death are unknown at this time.

Flair’s agent, Melinda Morris Zanoni, released the following statement: “We are heartbroken to confirm that Ric’s son, Reid, has passed away today March 29, 2013 in Charlotte, NC. The investigation into the cause of death is ongoing. Reid was an incredible son, brother, friend, and professional wrestler. No words can describe the grief that Ric and his family are experiencing and they do request privacy during this devastating time.”

Ric Flair, Reid Flair

Ric Flair kisses his son, Reid, after Ric’s retirement match at WrestleMania 24 in 2008. (WWE)

FOR MORE ON THIS STORY SEE THE LOS ANGELES TIMES

On Twitter, the wrestling community expressed grief and offered condolences:

Rowdy Roddy Piper:

Kurt Angle:

Eric Bischoff:

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 469 other followers