Yesterday, it was reported by several sources self- proclaimed relationship guru Kevin Samuels passed away after suffering cardiac arrest in his Atlanta apartment. There’s now further details being revealed regarding his death per Atlanta PD.
According to the police incident report the woman that was with Samuels when he passed, now identified as Ms. Ortencia Alcantara; claims Kevin Samuels collapsed after complaints of chest pains Thursday morning.
She claims to have met Kevin Samuels for the first time on May 4th and went to his home where she spent the night with him. The following morning Samuels allegedly complained of having chest pains. She then states, Kevin eventually collapsed on top of her fully unresponsive.
In the full incident report below it details Ms. Alcantara called 911 while attempting CPR. She also reportedly asked 911 to contact front desk for a defibrillator to keep Mr. Samuels responsive until paramedics arrived. Ms. Alcantara is a registered nurse.
Although, his name was misspelled as Kelvin on the incident report Atlanta PD has confirmed the body transported from Piedmont to Grady was indeed identified as Kevin Samuels.
GossipInTheCity were the first outlet to report of his death as we’ve collected further information from additional news sources including Huff Post and friends of Kevin Samuels breaking the news online.
The full incident report is available below. Kevin Samuels mother Mrs. Beverly Samuels-Burch provided an update to NBC News saying her son has indeed passed away. “That was a terrible thing for social media to put that out. I didn’t even know. I hadn’t even been notified,” she told NBC via phone call on Friday. “All I’m doing is requesting that people pray for us”.
Kevin Samuels was only 56 years old.