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Elmore Leonard ,America’s legendary writer of “Get Shorty,” “3:10 to Yuma” and “Justified” — has died.

Writer EL died at the age of  87 on Tuesday morning .He died after  suffering complications from a stroke at his home in Bloomfield Village in Detroit where he has lived since 1934.

Elmore Leonard American Novelist Dead

Elmore’s researcher broke the news on the author’s Facebook page … writing, “The post I dreaded to write, and you dreaded to read. Elmore passed away at 7:15 this morning from complications from his stroke. He was at home surrounded by his loving family.”