WWE legend Chyna aka Joanie Laurer was found dead today in her home in Redondo Beach, California.
Police got the call at 7:30 pm wednesday night and are investigating a possible drug overdose as Laurer has had a long and very public battle with drugs.
She was 45 years old when she passed.
As a sports entertainer, Chyna was very gifted and beloved by fans. She was a founding member of the Degeneration X, one of the most influential and beloved wrestling stables in the WWE, with Road Dogg, X-pac, Billy Gunn and former lover Triple H.
She was also the very first woman to compete in the WWE’s Royal Rumble And King of the Ring pay-per-view events and was able to win the Intercontinental Championship twice and the Women’s Championship.
Her social media team on twitter had posted the following message and added: “#RIPChyna 😢😢😢 all of us on team Chyna love you and will forever love you babe”