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'Shipping Wars' Star

Dead

After Suffering Heart Attack

1/19/2014 12:40 AM PST BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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One of the stars of the A&E show "Shipping Wars" died Friday night after suffering a heart attack ... TMZ has learned.

Roy Garber -- a popular character on the hit show -- was rushed to a hospital in Texas after suffering a heart attack and passed away shortly after -- this according to his long-time girlfriend.

Sources close to the family  tell us Roy had a heart condition for some time.

A rep for the show says they are "deeply saddened by the loss of a member of the A&E family."

He was 49-years old.

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BLUE UGLY 💩    

Goodbye Shopping Wars show star... 39 is too young to go, how will TLC address this

223 days ago
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Missy    

So sad....RIP

223 days ago
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Big D    

That's Sad news, rough talking guy but traveled with a kitten. Show won't be the same.

223 days ago
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STFU    

I'm shocked . Really going to miss him

223 days ago
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rhode    

How sad! My son and I watched this show alot. R.I.P.

223 days ago
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your_worst_nitemare    

Damn. Sad. He was always my favorite. @doitlooklikewestressin on IG

223 days ago
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Dave    

Good show. Sucks. R.I.P.

223 days ago
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Quiet    

49 is too young. i wonder if he smoked alot

223 days ago
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Jack Mehoff    

He was the best one on the show

223 days ago
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greek56    

Now that blows me away, roy was the best at it even with his attitude. What a shame he seemed fairly healthy aside from smoking them dam cigarettes, goes to show don't take life for granted. RIP

223 days ago
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Pilar Bernsteen de Juarez    

Bfd

223 days ago
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Bryan    

Who?

223 days ago
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gossip_woman    

how sad loved him on the show. he was the whole show.

223 days ago
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Bob    

he was an ass to everyone but RIP

223 days ago
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Mike     

Damn he was my fav RIP Roy I was just watching Shipping Wars reruns :/

223 days ago
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