We are deeply sadden to report that Dr. Zachery Tims, Pastor of New Destiny Christian Church has been found dead in a hotel room in New York. Although, it is still very early it seems the cause of death was a massive heart attack!
The mega-church pastor was a lover of sports and took a trip to New York to attend a preseason football game. It is said that he was a season ticket holder for several football and basketball teams Church members became alarmed when did not make it back to church for Sunday Morning Service.
Several church employees flew to New York to confirm if the man found was in fact their pastor. It was confirmed with our sources at 8:05pm that Dr. Tims was dead.
A Florida pastor was found dead in a New York City hotel room on Friday.
New York City police say 42-year-old Zachery Tims of Orlando was found dead in hotel room 3711 of the W Hotel on Broadway in Times Square late Friday afternoon. There was no criminal activity suspected as of late Sunday.
According to the church website and Facebook page, Tims was the senior pastor of New Destiny Christian Center in Apopka, Fla., one of the largest congregations in central Florida.
Police say Tims was found on the floor of the hotel room. The medical examiner will determine the cause of death.
This story is yet developing and we will keep you posted…