Jerry Lawler's first public comments since death of his son Submitted by Aaron Rift on 07/31/2018 at 11:36 AM
Fox13memphis.com obtained the first public comments from Jerry Lawler regarding the death of his son Brian Christopher. As previously noted, Christopher was found hanging in a jail cell and was rushed to a local hospital. Christopher was kept on life support until the family members including Lawler could say goodbye.
Regarding Christopher's final moments, Lawler said it wasn't easy but was “glad to hold his son’s hand when his heart stopped beating around 3:30 p.m.” Lawler said that he apperciated the support from friends and fans and that thousands of people have reached out to the family.
Regarding the police investigation. Lawler stated that “there may be more to this than meets the eye” but could not comment further.