(THECOUNT) — HOTT 95.3 FM DJ, Warren Forte, popularly known as Jon Doe, passed away on Sunday. He was in his 40s.

Forte’s was confirmed by Station Manager Anthony Greene, who is expected to provide further details later.


Well-placed sources said Forte collapsed and died while in the studio facilitating an outside broadcast for a program called Hott Summer Burn.

Forte’s death comes days after veteran broadcaster Dennis Johnson lost his battle with myasthenia gravis, a chronic, progressive disorder of the immune system. (EJ)