The twin brother of Bears running back Tarik Cohen was found dead Sunday, according to North Carolina police.
Authorities believe Tyrell Antar Cohen, 25, died of electrocution while attempting to climb equipment. It’s believed that Cohen entered the perimeter of the substation while fleeing from law enforcement.
Cohen was reported missing with the Raleigh Police Department on Saturday night after not returning home. Authorities do not suspect foul play.
Tarik Cohen tweeted on Saturday in a since deleted post: “RALEIGH/DURHAM AREA Have you seen my brother ? Last seen 2 am at Heroes pub… Could be on foot in the woulds (sic)… Possibly injured !”
The Chicago Bears posted the following statement tonight: