Bobby Brown Jr., Son Of Singer Bobby Brown, Dies At 28

Bobby Brown Jr. and Bobby Brown Sr.

Bobby Brown Jr., Son Of Singer Bobby Brown, Dies At 28

Bobby Brown Jr. was pronounced dead at his Los Angeles home on Nov. 18.

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Written by BET Staff

Bobby Brown Jr., the son of singer Bobby Brown Sr., has died at age 28. Authorities report that they found him dead in his Los Angeles home on Wednesday (Nov. 18). 

According to CNN, the Los Angeles Police Department responded to a call for a medical emergency around 1:50 p.m.. Spokesman Jeff Lee confirmed that Brown Jr. was pronounced dead at the scene, no foul play is suspected. 

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The 28-year-old was the half brother of Bobbi Kristina Brown, 22, who died five years ago after she was found unresponsive and not breathing in a bathtub at her Roswell, Georgia home. After being treated in hospital and later put on life support for nearly six months, Bobbi Kristina died in July 2015. An autopsy showed that drug intoxication and immersion which led to pneumonia and brain damage.

Brown Jr. is one of Bobby’s seven children and is the son of Kim Ward, who Bobby Brown Sr. reportedly dated before he got engaged to singer  Whitney Houston. The couple wed in 1992 until 2007. Houston died in 2012 after an accidental drowning in a bathtub, a coroner ruled heart disease and cocaine as contributing factors. 

According to Deadline.com, Bobby Brown Jr was 13 when he appeared on the family’s 2005 Bravo reality show, Being Bobby Brown.

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