The coroner’s report on the death of Vinnie Paul has determined that the Pantera drummer died of a heart condition. Vinnie was found dead in his Vegas home on 6/22/18. He was 54.
According to the Clark County
Coroner’s Office, Vinnie suffered from dilated cardiomyopathy, a condition that restricts the heart’s ability to pump his blood, as well as severe coronary artery disease, Las Vegas’ KTNV reported.
“Vincent Paul Abbott died from natural causes, specifically, dilated cardiomyopathy,” a rep for the musician said in a statement. “Severe coronary artery disease was identified as a significant condition to the cause of death according to the official report submitted by the Clark County Coroner’s office. We ask that you please continue to respect the privacy of the family and friends of Vinnie Paul. No further statement will be issued.”