Gregory Tyree

Gregory Tyree Boyce death: Twilight actor found dead with girlfriend, aged 30 – The Independent

Gregory Tyree Boyce, who appeared in the Twilight franchise, has died, aged 30.

The Clark County Coroner’s Office confirmed that Boyce and his girlfriend Natalie Adepoju were both found dead at their Las Vegas condo. The cause of death for either individual is yet to be confirmed.

In the first Twilight film, release in 2008, Boyce played Tyler Crowley, a student at Forks High School who nearly hits Bella (Kristen Stewart) with his car.

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The memorable scene sees Edward (Robert Pattinson) step in and stop the car with his hand, adding to Bella’s suspicion that he is a vampire.

In 2018, Boyce also played the role of Cowboy in a short film called Apocalypse.

But according to a Facebook post made by Boyce’s mum, Lisa Wayne, he was hoping to start a food business.

“He was in the process of starting a wing business, West Wings. He created the flavours to his perfection and named them after west coast rappers. Snoop Dog, Kendrick Lamar, Roddy Ricch, The Game, etc,” Wayne wrote.

“He had flavours like, Tequila Lime Agave…those were my favourite. A Hennessy Maple flavour, oh man, just so damn good. I can say that my son was my favourite chef. He was on to something great and that was his passion.”

Gregory Tyree Boyce was found dead with his girlfriend in his Las Vegas home, aged 30 (WireImage)

Boyce had just turned 30 in December. In an Instagram post, he wrote: “At one point I didn’t think I would make it to see 30 years old. Over the years like everyone else I have made mistakes along the way, but today is one of those days I only reflect on the great ones. What a time to be alive.”

According to his girlfriend’s GoFundMe Page, Boyce is survived by his 10-year-old daughter, Alaya, and Adepoju by her baby son, Egypt.

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Gregory McMichael

Gregory McMichael leaked viral video of Ahmaud Arbery shooting to press in shocking twist – New York Post

May 15, 2020 | 8:51pm | Updated May 15, 2020 | 10:52pm

Viral video of the shooting of unarmed Georgia jogger Ahmaud Arbery was first leaked to the press at the request of the dad now accused of his murder — because he thought it would make him and his son look better.

The ironic shocker — that it was ex-cop Gregory McMichael who leaked the very video that would expose the Arbery shooting to the world, leading to father-son murder charges — was reported Friday by WSB-TV in Atlanta.

The video shows McMichael standing in the back of a pickup truck as his son, Greg, confronts and opens fire on the jogger with a shotgun.

The McMichaels are white, and Arbery was black, and yet the dad, an ex-cop, leaked the video to a radio station two months after the shooting because he thought it would ease rising racial tensions in the South Georgia community of Satilla Shores, WSB-TV reported.

The stunning plot twist was revealed Friday by Alan Tucker, a Brunswick attorney who had informally consulted with the suspects, and who was previously known to have been the source of the video.

Tucker told WSBS-TV that leaking the video, which had been shot from a second vehicle by a pal of the father and son, was Greg McMichael’s idea.

The lawyer said Greg McMichael brought the video, and others, to his office for help getting it downloaded so it could be sent to local radio station WGIG in Brunswick.

Tucker, too, thought leaking the video would ease racial tensions.

“I didn’t want the neighborhood to become a Ferguson,” Tucker told WSB-TV.

As it turned out, the ease-tensions strategy backfired monumentally.

The video prompted a national outcry online and at rallies, and pressure for a prosecution contributed to the father and son being arrested and charged with murder and aggravated assault.

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