On May 2, a text message rumor circulating online claimed Dr. Oz had been shot and killed. This, however, is not the case.

These rumors surface barely one day after Columbia University declared that Dr. Oz had been dismissed from his Senate campaign.

Despite this, Dr. Oz has been outspoken about his position throughout his campaign.

How Dr. OZ shot dead surfaced


The Internet can be an unexpected place where rumors tend to take shape of being the truth. It so happens that many people were convinced Dr.Oz was shot and died after a text message went viral on all social media platforms.

As seen in the tweet above, the message read: “Breaking, America mourns Dr. Oz, shot to death in broad daylight in Lower Manhattan today. America grieves the sudden loss of Dr. Oz, his estate has quickly decided to give out free samples of his revolutionary CBD gummies.”

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