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On May 24, 2010, The Des Moines Register reported that Gray had been found dead in a room at the Town Plaza hotel in Urbandale, Iowa at about 10:50 local time. He is survived by his wife Brenna who was expecting their first child at the time of his death. An initial autopsy determined that no foul play or trauma was involved however could not establish cause of death. The Polk County medical examiner is currently awaiting the results of a toxicology test. The next day, the 25th May 2010, The Des Moines Register announced that, according to a 911 tape obtained by WOI-TV, bottles of pills and a syringe were found next to the body of the Slipknot bass player in his hotel room.
On May 25, 2010, the band held a formal press conference in Des Moines, Iowa. They did not take any questions from the media. The band and Gray's wife paid tribute to him.
"He was kind of the person in the band that really wanted everybody in the band to always get along and just concentrate on the band. He was a really great friend and a really great person. He's going to be sadly missed, and the world is going to be a different place without him."
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