Gwar founder and lead singer David Brockie aka Oderus Urungus  was found dead at his home in Richmond, Va., police tell FOX411.

“At approximately 6:53 p.m. on Sunday, Richmond Police were called to a residence in the 4800 block of West Seminary Avenue for a report of a deceased individual,” a police spokesperson said in a statement. “When officers arrived, they found David M. Brockie, 50, deceased inside the home.”


“Detectives do not suspect foul play at this time,” the spokesperson added.

The band had recently returned from its first shows in Japan, and was celebrating its 30th anniversary.



Oderus Urungus | Photo: David Turcotte – 2011