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Posted on February 12, 2008

Metal Hammer is pleased to report that Chimaira guitarist Rob Arnold did not die last week as a fake internet reports have suggested. A fake news story has been circulating since tuesday afternoon stating that: í¢ä‰åñChimaira guitarist Rob Arnold was found dead in car aged 25. Cleveland police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man whose body was found following a suspected road accident in Co Roscommon this morning.” í¢ä‰åŒThe man, who is identified as 25 year old guitarist Rob Arnold, was found dead inside a vehicle that was spotted in a ditch by a passing motorist in Cloonfad East at around 9am. A post mortem is due to be carried out later today to determine the cause of his death.í¢ä‰åŒ Chimaira’s publicist told Metal Hammer: í¢ä‰åñRob’s just fine and amused to learn of his death yesterday.í¢ä‰åŒ An official statement from the band is as follows: í¢ä‰åñIn more startling news, guitarist Rob Arnold has returned from the dead. Donations for his family are still being accepted.”


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