Adam Harrison, aged 39, the lesser-known son of “Pawn Stars” star Rick Harrison, has tragically passed away due to a drug overdose. The unexpected demise of Adam, who led a private life away from the limelight, has left fans and family members grappling with grief.
Born in 1984, Adam was Rick Harrison’s second son from his initial marriage. Unlike his older brother Corey, who is a familiar face on the reality show “Pawn Stars,” Adam chose a more low-key existence, distancing himself from the family’s renowned pawn shop business.
The Harrison family, still reeling from the shock of the loss, released a statement through their representative, Laura Herlovich, expressing their devastation and pleading for privacy during this trying period.
The family statement reads, “Our family is extremely saddened by the death of Adam. We ask for privacy as we grieve his loss.”
What did Adam Harrison pass away from?
A statement was released by the Harrison family Public Relations Representative, Laura Herlovich, revealed Adam’s cause of death as a suspected drug overdose.
The Las Vegas Metro Police Department is currently delving into the circumstances surrounding Adam’s untimely death. As of January 19, when the family learned of the tragic news, specific details regarding the time, location, and substances involved in the incident are yet to be disclosed.
In contrast to his brother Corey, Adam Harrison maintained a discreet profile, steering clear of social media and the public eye. While reports suggest that he had worked at the family’s renowned Gold & Silver Pawn Shop, he had distanced himself from the business. Rumors circulate that Adam had pursued a career as a plumber.
Rick Harrison shared a photo of his son Adam and himself at a restaurant as a tribute on his Instagram page on Friday.
“You will always be in my heart! I love you Adam,” Harrison wrote, followed by a broken heart emoji.
Corey Harrison wrote on his insta – I will always love you bubba ( Adam Harrison )
“Pawn Stars,” a popular reality TV series on the History Channel since 2009, showcases the daily operations of the Gold & Silver Pawn Shop in Las Vegas, managed by the Harrison family. Rick, Corey, and the late Adam have been integral to the family business, dealing with antiques and artifacts.
News of Adam’s passing has triggered an outpouring of condolences from fans, who have taken to social media to express their sorrow over the untimely demise of Rick Harrison’s son. The family navigates this difficult time, seeking solace and understanding amid the profound loss they now endure.