Gregory Tyree Boyce has been found dead next to his girlfriend in Las Vegas.
The Twilight actor was found dead in Las Vegas next to an alleged unknown substance next to their bed in the apartment.
According to sources, the pair was found unresponsive after the cousin of Boyce became concerned over his welfare and discovered them lying together in their bed. An official cause of their death is still being investigated, but speculation surrounding their sudden deaths has been linked to an unknown white powdery substance nearby.
He played Tyler Crowley in the first Twilight, a character that wanted Bella Swan‘s heart and attention, with Swan, played by Kristen Stewart, later marrying Edward Cullen, played by Robert Pattinson.
In a statement, his family said, “We as family of Gregory Boyce are very saddened by our loss. He was a dad, son, grandson, brother, uncle, and friend. He was the light of all our lives and we are very saddened by his death. The Gregory we knew was intimate with the world and a good person. He was very respectful and responsible man. He always put others first. The family would like to ask for our privacy as we mourn our losses and thank you for your well wishes.”
Rest in Peace.