Aaron Carter’s team talks about how they plan to honor the late singer — and what steps they took to try and rehabilitate him before his death.
“We’re glad this case is finally closed, so we can celebrate life and send it to rest.” Holly Davidson ICT PR, Carter’s representative told us weekly on Wednesday, April 19. “Our team actively tried to implement a plan to rehabilitate to improve health, however, these circumstances made this a challenge, due to outside influences and triggering poor relationships.”
The Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner confirmed in his coroner’s report, which was obtained We On Tuesday, April 18, that the “I Want Candy” artist drowned in a bathtub due to the effects of difluoroethane and alprazolam. according to the report, Difluoroethane is a common ingredient in spray cleaners and is known to lead to cardiovascular problems. Alprazolam, meanwhile, is a benzodiazepine that can cause drowsiness and sedation. His death was ruled an accident.
“Mr. Carter was incapacitated by the effects of inhaling compressed gas in the bathtub and taking alprazolam, according to the documents. “The result was that he drowned, was unable to breathe [sic]And eventually led to his death.”
The former child star passed away in November 2022 at the age of 34. He is survived by his 12-month-old son, Prince, whom he shares with his ex-fiancée Melanie Martin,
Shortly after news of his passing hit headlines, Martin, 30, reflected on her relationship with Aaron over the years. “Good night to the love of my life my soul mate. RIP 💔,” she wrote via her Instagram story. “Tonight I imagine myself lying on your tattooed chest because I’ve been sleeping on you for 3 years.”
After his cause of death was revealed on Tuesday, the model spoke about the verdict and shared that she still has final questions about the circumstances of his death. “The autopsy results are not closed to me,” she told TMZ at the time, adding that she is “still in shock” over Carter’s passing.
,[I] Still miss Aaron every day,” she said. “I don’t understand the chain of events and this report has only made us ask more questions.”
The “Aaron’s Party” star and Martin dated for three years and were briefly engaged before calling it quits in February 2022. In January, the Bulgarian native We How much he tried to help her during their relationship when she struggled with mental health issues and substance abuse.
“I tried to get him help and he wanted help. He had moments when he said I want to do better and I’m not this person, but he’ll change his mind in a matter of moments,” Love & Lashes By Melanie’s founder told We, “He was a good man and a good father, but he had a lot of sadness in his heart from his life. He went through moments of being happy, but how hard it was to keep him happy all the time. I couldn’t do it alone. A One cannot make anyone happy. There was something missing in his life that I could not fulfill.”
The “That’s How I Beat Shaq” rapper has been candid about his struggles over the years. During a 2019 episode of The Doctors, he revealed that his “official diagnosis” was “multiple personality disorder”. [dissociative identity disorder], schizophrenia, acute anxiety and manic depression. He also admitted that he was addicted to hags.
“I was laughing because I was a really stupid and sad king, but that’s really no excuse,” he shared. “I was gasping because I’m a drug addict.”