Music Video Tragedy: Johann Ofner's Death Devastates Family and Friends
Tragedy struck in the heart of Brisbane on Monday afternoon, when 28-year-old stuntman and fitness coach Johann Ofner was accidentally shot dead on the set of a music video. Filming in Brisbane's Brooklyn Standard bar for Bliss n Eso's new film clip, Johann was shot in the chest at close range with a handgun that was thought to be filled with blanks.
News of the popular Gold Coast man's death spread quickly on social media, with devastated friends and family sharing heartfelt tributes. Johann leaves behind a young daughter, and his partner Kati Garnett, who wrote of her devastation on Instagram. "Today the love of my life was taken from me and I still can't believe it," she said. "I don't know what I'm going to do with out you, the best people are always taken from us you were a true Angel. I love you so so much forever and ever."
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