(Update) StarStruck alumnus Tyron (not Tyrone) Perez was reportedly found dead inside an abandoned car, a black Toyota Altis (with Plate Number ZSP-875) at the service road of the North Luzon Expressway in Barangay Ugong, Valenzuela.
He was 26 years old. Authorities said that he died of a caliber .22 gunshot wound on the right side of his head. Initial reports suggested that he committed suicide. Remains of Tyron lie in state at the Loyola Memorial Park in Sucat, Paranaque City untile January 1, 2012. He signed up with Star Magic in 2010 and he was set to star in an ABS-CBN teleserye in 2012.