How did Rory Teasley aka 2pump4tv die? TikToker, 28, choked by beau over video game spat

Rory Teasley was reportedly in a relationship with Docques Watkins for over 10 years

                            How did Rory Teasley aka 2pump4tv die? TikToker, 28, choked by beau over video game spat
Rory Teasley (L) was allegedly killed by his boyfriend Docques Watkins (R) (Instagram, Oakland County Sheriff's Office)

PONTIAC, MICHIGAN: Famous influencer Rory Teasley, best recognized by his TikTok and Instagram handle 2pump4tv, has allegedly been murdered by his boyfriend of 10 years. The 28-year-old TikToker was choked to death and the prime suspect happens to be Docquen Jovo Watkins, 31, from Pontiac, Michigan. The couple reportedly had an argument over the video game 'Overwatch' during which Watkins allegedly choked Teasley, till he stopped breathing.

The shocking death of the fan-favorite influencer prompted netizens to cherish his legacy while condemning his long-term partner at the same time. Meanwhile, Oakland County Sheriff Michael Bouchard remarked, "We see far too often across the country these days when people resort to violence over trivial and insignificant disagreements. There is never a reason where violence is acceptable over a disagreement. Those who do so will be held accountable.” 


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Watkins was arrested on January 6, 2022, after he dialed 911 to report the fight between him and Rory. He apparently told deputies that his boyfriend was "sleeping" on the couch. Upon reaching their home, cops found Rory Teasley unconscious and not breathing. He was later pronounced dead at a local hospital. Meanwhile, Watkins has been held in police custody and charged with second-degree homicide. 

Who was Rory Teasley aka 2pump4tv?

Rory Teasley happened to be a social media star, who boasted of more than 218,000 followers on TikTok. He also had an impressive 62,500-strong follower base on Instagram where he identifies himself as 'Everybody Gay Bestfriend RORY'. The influencer was known for his hilarious videos as well as dance performances mixed with comedy. In his Insta bio, he referred to himself as "International twerk instructor, comedian, and everybody’s gay best friend.”

Aside from his TikTok and Instagram videos, Rory Teasley also posted videos of trending challenges, reaction content, etc. on his YouTube channel. He was also known to his fans as 'Cameraman', according to some of his videos. Instagrammer Prince Pierre mourned Teasley's tragic death as he commented, "Omgggg 😔😔😔 Rest In Peace Rory! U were such a sweet soul." Fan Tammy Butts noted, "Rest In Power to one of my favorite ig twerking friends. Grateful for the shows you put on down here. I know heaven is about to go up as well. You will truly be missed."

A third fan wrote, "Love you so much friend❤️ I’m going to miss our talks and Ki’s 😢 wow , who gone teach me out to twirl it now 😩😩 , you were an amazing person , humble and you was determined , we love you Rory ❤️ , FLY HIGH 🕊 ."

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