Police: 5-time champ Johnny Tapia found dead in NM

FILE - In this Feb. 23, 2007, file photo, five-time world champion Johnny Tapia, left, connects with Evaristo Primero in the ninth round of a 10-round junior welterweight bout at Isleta Pueblo, N.M. Police Sunday May 27, 2012,say five-time world boxing champion Tapia has been found dead by a family member at his home in Albuquerque, N.M. (AP Photo/Jake Schoellkopf, File)

May 28, 2012 4:23:30 PM PDT
Johnny Tapia, the five-time boxing champion whose turbulent career was marked by cocaine addiction, alcohol, depression and run-ins with the law, was found dead Sunday at his Albuquerque home. He was 45.

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