WBFF Photojournalist Passes Away Suddenly After Lifelong Battle with Diabetes

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By Andrew Gauthier Comment

Earlier this week, WBFF announced that photojournalist Chris Monroe had passed away suddenly at the age of 42, and now details are emerging that point to a possible cause of death.

Journal-isms is reporting that Monroe was a lifelong diabetic “who at one point would undergo kidney dialysis as he slept at night so he could work as a photojournalist during the day.”

Monroe had spent the last seven years with the Baltimore Fox-affiliate.

“We will miss him terribly,” WBFF said in a statement. “He endured many ‘tests’ in life with divine strength and always, ALWAYS with a smile. Never complaining.”

Monroe’s parents told Journal-isms that a medical examiner is working to determine the cause of death.