Eric Bolling and his spouse, Adrienne, celebrated Thanksgiving for the primary time on Thursday, with out their 19-year-old son, Eric Chase.
Eric Chase was discovered useless is his residence in Boulder, Colorado on Sept. eight attributable to drug overdose. On his Twitter account, Bolling expressed his gratitude to his followers, household and associates for his or her love and help for the previous two months. He additionally known as this 12 months’s occasion an emotional one.
Final month, the previous Fox Information host revealed the discovering of the Coroner by way of a toxicology report and confirmed that his son died attributable to an unintentional overdose that included the lethal opioid fentanyl, a mixture of cocaine and Xanax.
Following the teenager’s dying, experiences swirled that Eric Chase was beneath “emotional torture” attributable to his dad’s sexting scandal. Bolling was suspended from Fox Information after he was accused of sending photographs of his genitals to feminine co-workers. Days later, Eric Chase handed away.
In the meantime, Eric Chase’s buddy, Wayne Carter, spoke with the Each day Mail following the stunning dying. Carter, 21, claimed that Eric Chase consumed medication at a celebration the evening earlier than he died. Previously, Carter revealed that he has additionally seen Eric Chase take heroin.
“He was very into his dad and seemed as much as his dad loads. I’m not saying his life decisions revolved round his dad however his dad was an enormous position mannequin in his life. You’d go to a celebration and he was a cool man however he’d be like, ‘Oh guys, have you learnt who my dad is?’ And we’d be like, ‘Sure Eric, we all know who your dad is!” Carter mentioned.
Carter additionally slammed the experiences suggesting that Eric Chase dedicated suicide. “I’ll put it like this – he was a partier. I don’t assume he would have deliberately executed it. However I undoubtedly assume he upped it as soon as when he heard that information and that’s what prompted his demise,” he mentioned.
Eric Bolling missed his son, Eric Chase, on Thanksgiving. Pictured: Bolling attends FOX Information’ “The 5” at FOX Studios on Feb. 26, 2014 in New York Metropolis. Photograph: Getty Photos/Noam Galai