On Sunday, Marion Christopher Barry, son of the late Washington, D.C., political giant Marion Barry, died of a drug overdose. According to reports, the younger Barry was in a Southeast D.C. apartment drinking and smoking K2, a now banned synthetic marijuana that not only used to be legal but was also sold in just about […]
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Marion Christopher Barry, 36, the son of the late former Washington, D.C. mayor Marion Barry, has died of a drug overdose. According to WTOP, who obtained a police report, Barry went outside to smoke K-2 and PCP at approximately 12:10 a.m. Sunday morning and began “acting crazy/different” before he...
The legacy of Marion Barry ended tragically when the late D.C. Mayor’s son Marion Christopher Barry was found dead from an apparent drug overdose. According to News One, his girlfriend found the 36-year-old politician and businessman and he was taken to George Washington University Hospital, where he was pronounced dead. Show More Summary
Marion Christopher Barry, the son of the dynamic former Washington D.C. Mayor Marion Barry, has died of a drug overdose, NBC Washington reports. He was 36. NBC4’s Tom Sherwood, who has covered the Barry family extensively, confirmed the younger Barry’s death after speaking with Cora Masters Barry, the ex-mayor’s widow, on Sunday. #Breaking. Show More Summary
Barry had pursued a career in politics, but also endured legal struggles.
Marion Christopher Barry, the son of controversial and beloved former D.C. mayor Marion Barry, has died of a drug overdose, reports WTOP.com. He was 36 years old. Barry’s death was confirmed by Cora Masters Barry, the former mayor’s widow, exclusively to NBC4’s Tom Sherwood. Barry, who commonly went by Christopher Barry, made headlines in 2015 when he […]
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