Rock musician Nick Cave has officially confirmed that his second son, model Jethro Lazenby, has passed away at the age of 31. This has been reported “BBC”.
“I am deeply saddened to be able to confirm that my son Jethro has passed away,” Cave said by the publisher.
The musician also expressed that he hopes that the privacy of his family will not be violated at such a tragic time.
It is stated that Lazenby died a few days after he was released on bail, while the man pleaded guilty for beating his mother, Bo Lazenby, in his own home in Melbourne, Australia. Cave and Lazenby never married.
The musician’s eldest son died seven years after his second son, Arthur Cave, fell from a cliff in Brighton and died at the age of 15.
Jethro Lazenby was born in Melbourne in 1991. At just eight years old, he learned that his father was musician Nick Cave. The man worked as a model and starred in several films: Corroboree (2007), My Little Princess (2011). In the last years of his life, he also tried himself as a photographer.
Previously reportedNick Cave was going to publish a book about life after his son’s death, Faith, Hope and Carnage.