Reality star L.B. Bonner, who showed his weight loss on the TLC series “My 600-lb Life,” was found with a gunshot wound in a ditch and later declared dead at the scene by emergency responders.
Bonner was discovered in a Lexington, South Carolina park by authorities on Thursday night, according to a police report by the Lexington County Sheriff’s Department. Police had been carrying out a welfare check for Bonner, who was 30. An investigation into his death is ongoing.
Bonner had posted an alarming message to his Facebook page Thursday night that began with him thanking those who have loved and supported him.