TV pitchman Billy Mays has diedposted 2009-06-28 13:16:40 by jill
Billy Mays, best known for his high-energy infomercials, has died at the age of 50
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY (Bay News 9) --
Police have confirmed that he died Sunday morning. He was found at home by his wife at 7:45 a.m.
Police said there was no sign of a break-in, and they do not suspect foul play.
The coroner's office expects to have an autopsy done by Monday afternoon.
Mays became famous for his amped-up infomercials and spots on the Home Shopping Network. His ads featured him shouting about the virtues of products like OxiClean and Orange Glo while demonstrating their efficacy.