Charles “Bubba” Smith Found Dead

Charles “Bubba” Smith was a former NFL star that later became well known for his role in the “Police Academy” movies. The 6’7″ giant played 9 seasons in the NFL as a defensive end. He played with the Baltimore Colts, Oakland Ralders and the Houston Ollers. Amongst his achievements he won the Super Bowl V with the Baltimore Colts.

“Bubba” Smith became most famous for his role on the “Police Academy” where he played the role of the lovable giant Moses Hightower. He stared in 6 of the “Police Academy” films.

It has been reported that LAPD received a call yesterday afternoon at 12:54pm. Both police and fire rescue responded to the call, however 66 year old Charles Bubba Smith was announced dead on arrival. At this point there is no sign of fowl play and it is believed that Smith died of natural causes. The LA Times stated that it was his caregiver that found him and called policy.

Charles “Bubba” Smith will be missed!