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Columnist Sam de Brito found dead in his home

The 46-year-old newspaper columnist and author has been found dead at a North Bondi property, Fairfax Media reports.
The 46-year-old newspaper columnist and author has been found dead at a North Bondi property, Fairfax Media reports. AAP Image - Penguin Group

AUTHOR and popular Fairfax columnist Sam de Brito has died in his eastern suburbs home.

The father of one was found dead at a North Bondi address on Monday morning.

"The family and friends of the writer and journalist Sam de Brito have been devastated by his sudden death this morning," his family said in a statement.

"Sam, 46, has revelled in parenthood and was a wonderful and devoted father to his young daughter, Anoushka.

"He will also be remembered as a loving son, brother, nephew, uncle, cousin and friend, as well as a distinguished columnist and author.

Read more at Brisbanetimes.com.au

 

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