James Owen Sullivan, Avenged Sevenfold drummer found dead

Sullivan’s body was discovered by firefighters who were called to his house around 1 p.m. local time on Dec. 28. According to Huntington Beach police Lt. John Domingo commented that it appeared the 28-year-old drummer died of natural causes. The Coroner’s Office is investigating his untimely death.

Band said on their website “Jimmy was not only one of the world’s best drummers, but more importantly he was our best friend and brother.”