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TV anchor Christopher Sign was tragically found dead on June 13, 2021.

Sign won several awards, including an Emmy, for his journalistic endeavors throughout the years.

Christopher Sign was a television anchor from Birmingham, Alabama.

He worked for ABC 33/40 as the evening anchor, replacing Dave Baird after he retired in 2017.

He previously worked as a reporter for the network from 2000 to 2005, where he covered the Brookwood mine disaster and hurricanes Charlie, Frances and Ivan.

Between 2005-2017, Sign was an ABC affiliate KNXV-TV in Phoenix.

He attended the University of Alabama and was a football player at the school under Coach Gene Stallings in the 1990s.

Local police chief Keith Czeskleba said the death is being investigated as a suicide after the reporter was found unresponsive in his home.

Sign broke the secret 2016 meeting between President Bill Clinton and then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

The book "details revealed for the first time, the process, the questions of sabotage, the attempt at a coverup and the source who saw it all."

Read our Christopher Sign Death live blog below for the very latest news and updates...

  • SIGN'S BOOK REVEALS CLINTON SECRET MEETINGS

    Christopher Sign, published Secret On The Tarmac in 2019, a book about a secret meeting between Bill Clinton and then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch in June 2016.

    The explosive meeting cast a negative light over the FBI's investigation into Hillary Clinton's use of a private email server while she was secretary of state, Fox News explains.

    The get-together took place at Phoenix's Sky Harbor Airport.

    Journalist Sign told Fox & Friends: “We knew something had occurred that was a bit unusual. It was a planned meeting. It was not a coincidence.”

  • LAUREN BOEBERT SUGGEST SIGN DEATH LINKED TO CLINTONS

    Lauren Boebert, a Colorado representative who has been linked to QAnon conspiracy theories in the past, shared a clip of Sign discussing threats he got after publishing his book, which details Bill Clinton's secret meeting with Loretta Lynch.

    "My family received significant death threats shortly after breaking this story," he said.

    "Credit cards hacked. My children, we have codewords, we have secret codewords that they know what to do."

    Along with the clip, Boebert wrote, "Why is it that so many who cross the Clinton Crime Syndicate end up dead?"

  • WHO IS CHRISTOPHER'S WIFE?

    Sign met his wife Laura, an All-SEC volleyball, in college.

    He attended the University of Alabama and was a football player at the school under Coach Gene Stallings in the 1990s.

    There isn't much information available about how long the award-winning journalist and his wife have been together.

    It's thought that the couple were raising their family in Birmingham, Alabama.

  • SIGN WON AN EMMY AWARD IN 2014

    Sign won several awards for his journalistic endeavors throughout his career.

    In 2014, he got an Emmy Award for breaking news for his coverage of the shootings of two Phoenix police officers.

    In 2016, he earned an Edward Murrow Award for spot news for his coverage of the search for the "Baseline Killer" and "Serial Shooter" in Phoenix.

  • ABC 33/40 MOURNS COLLEAGUE

    ABC 33/40 released a statement mourning the loss of their beloved colleague Christopher Sign on Saturday.

    "To know Chris was to love Chris," the report said.

    "His family was the single most important thing in his life which is why he ended up returning to ABC 33/40 four years ago."

  • SIGN WROTE A BOOK ON A SECRET CLINTON MEETING

    Christopher Sign wrote a book about a secret tarmac meeting between Bill Clinton and then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch in June 2016.

  • SIGN WAS A FORMER UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA FOOTBALL PLAYER

    Sign, a former University of Alabama football player, penned a book about a secret tarmac meeting between Bill Clinton and then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch in June 2016.

    The veteran anchor worked as a reporter in Montgomery and Midland/Odessa, Texas, Birmingham, and Phoenix.

  • SIGN'S DEATH IS UNDER INVESTIGATION

    Local police chief Keith Czeskleba said on Saturday that Christopher Sign's death is being investigated as a suicide.

    The ABC 33/40 newsman was found at his home around 8am.

    Sign is an award-winning TV news anchor who wrote a 2016 exposé on Bill Clinton.

  • SIGN RETURNED TO ABC 33/40 IN 2017

    Sign returned to ABC 33/40 in 2017 after turning down an opportunity to work at a major news network so he could spend more time with his family, ABC 33/40 said.

    “What most people don’t know is Chris turned down an opportunity to work for one of the national networks to come to ABC 33/40, and he made that decision because of his family,” the news outlet said in a statement.

    “That decision put him in a place where he could see his boys off to school in the mornings, watch them play baseball in the evenings, and take them fishing on the weekends.”

  • THE SECRET 2016 MEETING

    Sign broke the secret 2016 meeting between President Bill Clinton and then-Attorney General Loretta Lynch.

    The book "details revealed for the first time, the process, the questions of sabotage, the attempt at a coverup and the source who saw it all."

  • SIGN HAS WON SEVERAL AWARDS

    Sign won several awards for his journalistic endeavors throughout the years.

    In 2014, he got an Emmy Award for breaking news for his coverage of the shootings of two Phoenix police officers.

    In 2016, he earned an Edward Murrow Award for spot news for his coverage of the search for the “Baseline Killer” and “Serial Shooter” in Phoenix.

  • SIGN PLAYED FOOTBALL UNDER COACH GENE STALLINGS

    The former college footballer played for the University of Alabama under Coach Gene Stallings in the 1990s, ABC 33/40 reported.

  • SIGN IS 'GREATLY MISSED'

  • HOW MANY CHILDREN DOES SIGN HAVE?

    Sign and his wife have three sons together.

    Sign's network released a statement describing how family was "the most important thing" in his life.

    “To know Chris, was to love Chris. His family was the single most important thing in his life which is why he ended up returning to ABC 33/40 four years ago," it read.

  • SIGN’S DEATH IS SUSPECTED TO BE FROM SUICIDE

    If you or someone you know is affected by any of the issues raised in this story, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-TALK (8255) or text Crisis Text Line at 741741.

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