(Updated) “Rowdy” Roddy Piper dead at 61 per TMZ Sports

Update (6:26 p.m. ET): TMZ is now reporting that the cause of death for Roddy Piper on Friday was described as cardiac arrest in his sleep at around Noon on Friday.

TMZ Sports is reporting that WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper (aka Roderick George Toombs) has passed away at the age of 61 on Friday. According to the report, Piper passed away at his home in Hollywood due to natural causes.

We will continue to follow this story as it develops.

TMZ Sports: Roddy Piper Dead — Dies at 61