Tyrell Cohen Wiki
Tyrell Cohen Biography
Who was Tyrell Cohen Cohen?
Tyrell Cohen was widely known as the twin brother of Chicago Bears running back Tarik Cohen, who was found dead on Sunday, May 9. The Raleigh Police Department said he was electrocuted while trying to climb equipment at a power company to escape police.
Police identified Tyrell Antar Cohen’s body after he was reported missing and later found dead at the Duke Energy substation.
How old was Tyrell Cohen?
Tyrell Cohen was 25 years old at the time of his death, on May 9, 2021.
Tyrell Cohen Cause of death
On Sunday, May 9, shortly after 9 a.m. Sunday, Wake County Sheriff Gerald Baker testified that officers responded to the Duke Power substation near Lead Mine and Six Forks Roads after an employee found the body of a man within the perimeter of the substation.
Cohen’s family member filed a missing person’s report with the Raleigh Police Department on Saturday night, May 8, after Cohen failed to return home. Raleigh police resumed the search the next morning after the report was filed. Duke Energy personnel also assisted law enforcement.
BREAKING🚨: Body found today on Lead Mine Road at a @DukeEnergy substation in Wake County. The sheriff’s office says the man was electrocuted while trying to scale the equipment. The man is believed to have been trying to get away from law enforcement. No identity yet. # ABC11 pic.twitter.com/836COuJMcR
– Tim Pulliam (@ TimABC11) May 9, 2021
Tyrell Cohen autopsy
Officer Baker also stated that the North Carolina State Highway Patrol attempted to initiate a traffic stop before Cohen disappeared. “We believe that at this point, it is related to a missing person case that is being investigated by the Raleigh Police Department,” Sheriff Baker told our sister station WTVD.
Foul play is not suspected in the case.
Tarik and Tyrell Cohen
Tarik Cohen, a four-year veteran of the Chicago Bears, was selected to the Pro Bowl in 2018. He reported that his fraternal twin disappeared on Saturday, May 8, according to a tweet since deleted. Tarik wrote in part: “RALEIGH / DURHAM AREA Have you seen my brother? Last seen at 2 a.m. M. At the Heroes pub …
“He could be on foot on the lines (sic) … Possibly injured!” Tarik has not publicly commented on the death of his brother. ”
His team, the Bears, said they were “heartbroken” and extended their condolences to the Cohen family.
Tyrell Cohen Obituary
“We are heartbroken to learn of the death of Tarik Cohen’s twin brother, Tyrell,” the Chicago Bears said in a statement released by the organization Sunday night. “Our immediate thoughts and prayers are with Tarik, his mother, Tilwanda, and the rest of his family and loved ones. On behalf of the entire Bears family, we extend our condolences to all who mourn the loss of him. “Sadly, this is the second tragedy in the Cohen family in years.”
“In 2019, Tarik’s half brother, Dante Norman, was shot and paralyzed from the waist down.
They continued, “On behalf of the entire Bears family, we extend our condolences to all who mourn the loss of him.”