Yesterday (January 25, 2016) we got word that founding member of the Allman Brothers Band, Butch Trucks, had died. He was 69-years-old. We now know details of his death.
The Daily Mail reports that Trucks shot himself in the head in front of his wife, Melinda, in their waterfront condo in West Palm Beach, Florida. They say that Trucks’ entourage tried to keep his death secret from fans.
A hysterical woman called 911 to report the shooting around 6:02pm Tuesday night, according to the report from the Daily Mail.