Medical Examiner Confirms Rapper Chris Kelly, of Kris Kross, Died of A Drug Overdose

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Last Monday, it was finally confirmed that the cause of Chris Kelly’s death is drug overdose.  Based on the toxicology screening being done on the body of the 34-year-old rapper, they found out that his system is filled with various types of drugs.  Kelly died last May 1 after he was found lying on the couch in his Atlanta home.  The paramedics tried to revive the rapper; however he died at a local hospital.

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As of the moment they have not yet determined what specific drugs caused his death.  But when the police conducted an investigation, his mother revealed that the night before her son died he had been using cocaine and heroin.  Aside from this, Kelly also had a history of drug abuse.  Before the rapper died, Kriss Kross appeared and performed on the celebration of Jermaine Dupri’s ‘So So Def’ anniversary which was held in Atlanta.  The group also had plans of making a comeback.


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