Model, actor and TV host and GMA-7 StarStruck alumnus Tyron Perez was found dead in an abandoned car at Que Grande in Barangay Ugong, Valenzuela City Thursday, Radyo Inquirer 990AM said. He was 26.
990AM, Ahna said that the Toyota Altis where Perez’s body was found was already parked near Que Grande in the morning but the body was later discovered only at night.
In a separate report and according to the tweet of Mark Salazar @MarkSalazarGMA7: Young actor Tyrone Perez committed suicide" on December 29, 2011. He's dead. Please pray for his family and friends. He is now trending currently globally on twitter because of his suicide. He is the second Starstruck member who died in the month of December after Marky Cielo.
However, police are still conducting an investigation if there is a foul play of his death since police still treated it as suspicious.
Tyron became famous after joining StarStruck in 2003 and started the leading role as Dwight in the 2006 movie Twilight Dancers. On June 2010, Jerry Sineneng led his entry into ABS-CBN and after talks with Malou Santos and Johnny Manahan, Tyrone has formally signed up with the network's talent management arm - Star Magic. This officially made him a KAPAMILYA.