3 Doors Down Bassist Charged With Vehicular Homicide
April 22, 2013 at 12:24 PM (PT)
3 DOORS DOWN bassist ROBERT TODD HARRELL has been charged with vehicular homicide after causing a car crash FRIDAY (4/19) that took the life of PAUL HOWARD SHOULDERS JR. HARRELL was reportedly under the influence of several narcotics including hard cider, prescription Lortab and Xanax, according to police reports.
The 3 DOORS DOWN website posted a statement saying "We are deeply saddened by the passing of PAUL HOWARD SHOULDERS, JR. Our hearts and prayers go out to his family and friends at this difficult time."
The band also noted, "Out of respect to PAUL HOWARD SHOULDERS, JR., and his family, 3 DOORS DOWN has cancelled the band's four scheduled U.S. APRIL/MAY appearances." They will resume touring MAY 31st in MOSCOW, and return to the U.S. for scheduled dates in JULY.