He retired in 1996 and having something wrong with his tonsils, he was so addicted to a medication for it that he stole to support this addiction. He was arrested in his thirties for armed robbery in 2010 and, during his 13-year sentence, died of a heroin overdose in jail at the age of 36 in 2011.
As an adult, Steven retired from acting. He became addicted to prescription medications after a tonsillectomy, and stole to support his addiction. Steven was sentenced to 13 years in prison for armed robbery in 2010.
Steven died on July 31, 2011, at the age of 36, of a heroin overdose while in prison in Tucson, Arizona.