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Local Grammy-Award winning Jazz musician has died

Ex-Megadeth drummer collapses, dies on stage
Posted at 4:52 PM, Jun 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-03 23:06:41-04

LANSING, Mich. — A Grammy-Award winning jazz musician who grew up in Lansing has died.

The body of the 37-year-old Lawrence "Lo" Leathers' was found in the hallways of an apartment building in a Bronx, New York neighborhood.

The New York Police department said they had a suspect in connection with the death.

Leathers' was a graduate of Sexton High School.

He attended classes at MSU's School of Music before moving to New York.

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