boxovoices Posted December 6, 2008 Share Posted December 6, 2008 Melbourne breakfast radio host Richard Marsland has been found dead. Police said the 32-year-old Caulfield man's death is not thought to be suspicious. Mr Marsland co-hosted on Triple M with Pete Helliar and Myf Warhurst after starting his radio career in Adelaide on the SAFM breakfast show with Greg Fleet, Marty Sheargold and James Brayshaw. He also co-hosted a live, daily morning program AM Adelaide on Channel 7, Adelaide with the multiple-Logie award winning Anne Wills, and then hosted The Late Date Show nationally with Bessie Bardot on 2DayFM, 92.9 and FoxFM. Austereo Melbourne general manager Ben Amarfio expressed the station's sadness at losing a talented and popular member of the Triple M team. "Everyone he worked with was impressed with his professionalism and dedication and he had an extremely bright future ahead of him," Mr Amarfio said in a statement. "We thought so highly of Richard that we were expanding his role in the show next year. "Our thoughts are with his family and loved ones at this difficult time. Link to comment Share on other sites More sharing options...
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