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Chris Kanyon’s Death Being Ruled A Suicide

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Former gay pro wrestler Chris Klucsaritis aka ‘Chris Kanyon’ found in apparent suicide


A popular former pro wrestler was found dead in his Queens apartment after he apparently committed suicide, officials said Saturday.

Chris Klucsaritis, who wrestled as Chris Kanyon, was found dead Friday night in his Sunnyside flat, officials said.

An autopsy on Klucsaritis, 40, did not immediately determine a cause of death, according to the city medical examiner. Scores of pills were found near his body and his death is being investigating as a suicide, police sources said.