Avenged Sevenfold Confirm Death Of Drummer Jimmy Sullivan

December 29, 2009 by  

Avenged Sevenfold drummer Jimmy Sullivan died yesterday (28th Dec) at his home in Huntington Beach, southern California

The drummer who was 28 is reported by Reuters news agency to of died of natural causes.

Sullivan?s death was confirmed in a statement on his band’s, Avenged Sevenfold, official website, which read;

?It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we tell you of the passing today of Jimmy ?The Rev? Sullivan,? the statement said.

?Jimmy was not only one of the world’s best drummers, but more importantly he was our best friend and brother.

?Our thoughts and prayers go out to Jimmy’s family and we hope that you will respect their privacy during this difficult time.?

Orange County Coroner’s Office has launched an investigation into Sullivan?s death.