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Alex Omes: Family, Friends, and DJs Remember the Ultra Cofounder

UPDATE The police have revealed that cocaine was found in Alex Omes' condo after his death.

Only 43 years old, Alex Omes has passed away.

He was a cofounder of Ultra Music Festival. And he was a Miami nightlife icon. But most important, he was a father, a son, and a brother as well as a respected peer to thousands upon thousands.

Yesterday, after reporting Omes' death, we at New Times reached out to his family, friends, business partners, colleagues, and dance music compatriots.

Here are their remembrances.

See also: Alex Omes, Ultra Cofounder and Miami Nightlife Icon, Has Died

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