A former White House chef who worked for the Obama family was reportedly set up dead in a pond on the south side of Martha’s Vineyard on Monday, according to Massachusetts authorities. Supposedly, Tafari Campbell, 45 was employed by former President Obama and was visiting Martha’s Vineyard at the time of his end, according to a news release from the Massachusetts State Police on Monday. After going paddleboarding, Campbell was reported missing beforehand on Sunday evening, according to the police.
In a former state police news release, it was stated that he entered the water, sounded to struggle for a moment to stay on the face, and also and faded fully. The announcement claimed that another paddle boarder who was on the pond with him at the time witnessed him sink.
According to a police news release, Campbell’s body was set up in Edgartown Great Pond just before 10 a.m. on Monday by Massachusetts Environmental Police labor force. His body was set up by divers from the department’s aquatic recovery platoon about 100 bases from the seacoast at a depth of around 8 bases after police located him using a side- checkup sonar from a boat. Barack and Michelle Obama claimed that they first met Campbell while he was a sous chef at the White House. He kept working for the brace indeed after Obama’s eight- time administration.
The Obama’s claimed in their statement that Tafari was a cherished member of their family. He was a professed sous cook at the White House when we first met him; he was imaginative and passionate about food and its capacity to unite people. We grew to know him as a affable, jocund, incredibly kind person who made all of our lives a little bit lustrously in the times that followed.
Because of this, we prayed Tafari to join us as we left the White House, and he courteously accepted. Since also, he has been a vital part of our lives, and his end has left us agonized, the statement read; ‘Moment we join everyone who knew and loved Tafari in mourning the loss of a truly awful man, especially his woman Sherise and their binary boys, Xavier and Savin’
According to police, the Obamas weren’t home at the time of the incident. The Edgartown Police Department and the State Police Detective Unit for the Cape and Islands District are both probing Campbell’s death, according to state