Everybody Loves Raymond actor found dead in Texas and fans are stunned. 19 year old Sawyer Sweeten, known for his role as one of the twins on “Everybody Loves Raymond” has apparently committed suicide. Manager, Dino May, confirmed the tragedy. Sweeten and his twin brother, Sullivan, played on the popular TV sitcom for 139 episodes. The twins began their roles on the show at 16 months old, and played Michael and Geoffrey Barone from 1996 to 2005, the last episode they were in. Their older sister, Madylin, also played in the series as “Ally”.
Sweeten’s family is shocked and devastated. He was visiting family in Texas, where he is said to have shot himself in the head with a shotgun on the family’s front porch on Thursday. Born in Brownwood, Texas on December 12, Sweeten was only 19 years old.
Madylin Sweeten’s Facebook post on Thursday afternoon stated, “At this time, I would like to encourage everyone to reach out to the ones you love. Let them have no doubt of what they mean to you.”
Sawyer, Sullivan and Madylin Sweeten last appeared in public together at the 2010 TV Land Awards.