The man who was at the center of the infamous Los Angeles riots was found dead this morning by his fiancee at the bottom of a pool in Rialito, CA.
According to reports from TMZ, law enforcement sources say they responded to a call at 5:25 AM PT.
They then physically removed King from the pool and attempted CPR. He was pronounced dead at 6:11 AM.
According to MSNBC he had recently been promoting his just-published memoir "The Riot Within: My Journey From Rebellion to Redemption."
Reuters sent out an update stating that no foul play was suspected in Rodney's death