We are very sad to hear this because in recent news, he was embarking on a new life that seemed promising for him. We wish all of his family our condolences.
Rodney King, whose 1991 beating at the hands of police led to deadly riots in Los Angeles the following year, was found dead in a swimming pool on Sunday in Rialto, California, police said.
Suzanne Wickham of Harper Collins, who published King's 2012 book "The Riot Within- My Journey from Rebellion to Redemption," confirmed his death. His book was published this year in April.
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