‘Twilight’ actor Gregory Tyree Boyce and his girlfriend were found dead in their apartment earlier this week.
An official cause of death has yet to be revealed, however an unknown white powdery substance was allegedly also found at the scene.
After news of his passing made headlines, Gregory’s family released a statement.
“We as family of Gregory Boyce are very saddened by our loss. He was a dad, son, grandson, brother, uncle, and friend. He was the light of all our lives and we are very saddened by his death,” it read.
“The Gregory we knew was intimate with the world and a good person. He was a very respectful and responsible man. He always put others first,” his family continued. “The family would like to ask for our privacy as we mourn our losses and thank you for your well wishes.”
Gregory’s mother Lisa Wayne has also paid a tribute to her late son on Facebook.