Young Money Entertainment mogul, Lil Wayne, was found dead this evening at his Miami residence.
According to local authorities, Lil Wayne’s body was discovered by a maid in his shower.
“He had a seizure 20 minutes prior to me finding him. Iwas just going to check on him, this was the 8th one within a week” says Maria Jimenez, a maid at the rapper’s Miami compound. Lil Wayne was recently hospitalized after a seizurejust days ago.
Sources close to the rapper state that his healthhad been on a decline over the past few months. Lil Wayne was only 33 years old.It is speculated that the rapper suffered from drug addiction to a cocktail of prescription drugs such as percocet, loratabs, andpromethazine syrup.
It has not been confirmed that drug overdose was the cause of death. Lil Wayne suffered from epilepsy and has had a series of seizures over the past couple of years.
Just last week, on July 11th, the rapper was hospitalized after experiencing a violent seizure that cause hisheart rate to drop 30%. In June, it was reported that Lil Wayne’s plane had to make two emergency landings while traveling because the rapper was experiencing seizures.
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Monday, 8 August 2016