Tiger King has become a cursed entity for anyone associated with the show now. It seems someone else from the show has passed away. Unfortunately, Jeff Johnson ended his own life. He was 58 years of age

According to TMZ, former reptile dealer Jeff Johnson, who appeared in the show last year, ended his life by shooting himself in front of his wife back in September.

As revealed by the injury report, Johnson was arguing with his spouse in their garage on September 8. Their children was also present at the house. During the argument, Johnson brought a Glock-style handgun up to his head and pulled the trigger.

Johnson’s wife called 911 for attempted suicide, and when officers arrived, it was said he still had a pulse. Unfortunately, Johnson was declared dead on arrival at the hospital. Johnson’s wife said her husband had not suffered from any mental illness and had not experienced any prior attempted suicide.


Johnson had a memorable run in the show as he talked about the beef between Joe Exotic and Carole Baskin. It is not known why he committed suicide and we will keep you updated on this ongoing case.

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