Stephen "tWitch" Boss, best known as the DJ from "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," died of suicide at 40. His wife confirmed the shocking news during her interaction with People magazine.
Allison Holker Boss, the wife of Steven “tWitch” Boss confirmed, "It is with the heaviest of hearts that I have to share that my husband Stephen has left us." She continued, "Stephen lit up every room he stepped into. He valued family, friends and community above all else and leading with love and light was everything to him. He was the backbone of our family, the best husband and father, and an inspiration to his fans."
She added, "To say he left a legacy would be an understatement, and his positive impact will continue to be felt.” Allison pointed out that she is “certain there won't be a day that goes by that we won't honour his memory. We ask for privacy during this difficult time for myself and especially for our three children."
Steven emerged an integral part of the Ellen DeGeneres' show from 2014 until it concluded earlier this year. Taking to her social media handle on Wednesday, the popular host expressed her condolences as affirmed that she was "heartbroken" at the news.
I’m heartbroken. tWitch was pure love and light. He was my family, and I loved him with all my heart. I will miss him. Please send your love and support to Allison and his beautiful children - Weslie, Maddox, and Zaia. pic.twitter.com/lW8Q5HZonx— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) December 14, 2022
She even described the American freestyle hip-hop dancer and actor as "pure love and light". She added, "He was my family, and I loved him with all my heart," she wrote. "I will miss him."
The Los Angeles Police Department confirmed that its West Valley Divison officers responded to an "ambulance death investigation" radio call at a motel on Ventura Boulevard on Tuesday. There were no signs of foul play and the case has been handed over to the LA County Coroner’s office, reported BBC News.