Nevada State Assemblyman Tyrone Thompson passed away early Saturday morning at the age of 52. He was receiving emergency medical care at Carson Tahoe Regional Medical Center when he passed. Mr. Thompson was a four term Democratic assemblyman. He was first appointed to the Assembly in 2013 to represent District 17 in North Las Vegas and was re-elected three times. Mr. Thompson was well liked among his constituents, supporters, and peers and was known as an education advocate. No further details are known at this time.