Bubba Smith, actor known for his role as a police officer was high and still at the Police Academy films, was found dead at his home in Los Angeles on Wednesday (3/8) afternoon local time, at the age of 66 years.
Nurse found his body at his home in Baldwin hills and called the police, the Los Angeles Times, which quoted a Xinhua on Thursday (4/08). Police said there were no signs of violence on the stage and said that he died of natural causes. However, the authorities said an autopsy will be conducted to determine the cause of death of the actor. Bubba was born in Beaumon, Texas, in 1945, he retired from the League of professional football in 1972, after appearing in five seasons as a defender.
He returned to Hollywood and has appeared in television series at the end of 1970. The actor that has a height of 2.01 meters is famous for his role as Moses Hightower, a staff of the police’s soft voice, in the Police Academy film series, a role it has played in all but one, the sequel to the seven sections. He also played that role again for the 1997 television series Police Academy: the series.