The Atlanta-Journal Constitution is reporting that former WCW wrestler, Chase Tatum, was found dead late Sunday afternoon from an apparent drug overdose. He was 34 and according to his father, Roy Tatum, had been battling with painkiller addiction for quite some time, but had made plans to enter a rehabilitation center in an attempt to turn his life around. Unfortunately, he never got the opportunity.
Tatum debuted in WCW in 1999, but his wrestling career was very short-lived as he only lasted about two and 1/2 years before retiring. He never amounted to much and an online fan club actually labeled him as “WCW’s coolest young jobber”.
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