A pair of Florida cops have been disciplined for spreading phrase of Bob Saget’s dying in an Orlando lodge room earlier than being approved to take action, in line with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.
The leaks resulted within the information breaking extensively earlier than the actor’s spouse might be formally notified, officers stated.
Deputies Emiliano Silva and Steven Reed have been hit with undisclosed penalties, in line with Click Orlando.
Silva, who responded to the scene, informed his brother about Saget’s passing, who then posted the surprising information to Twitter.
Reed was off obligation however was informed of the incident and unfold the data to some buddies.
The division stated they have been rapidly flooded with media inquiries earlier than Saget’s spouse, Kelly Rizzo, was informed of his dying.
The information circulated previous to murder detectives arriving on the scene, officers stated.
Saget died after falling and hitting his head whereas alone in his room in February, an post-mortem discovered.
The widespread comic additionally had COVID-19 on the time of his dying, the report said.