Rumours of singer and actress Miley Cyrus found dead in a bathtub at her home in Hollywood by her entourage has been flooding the internet, with fans taking to Twitter to express their concern. According to the rumour, the ‘Wrecking Ball’ singer died due to overdose of prescription drugs but the officials have not confirmed the real cause of death.
According to a report by the Now 8 News, there was no foul play in the death of the songstress. It was also rumoured that Cyrus was given CPR by the paramedics in an effort to revive her, but was pronounced dead at 2:17 am PST on Monday. An autopsy is also expected to be carried out later this week.
The report also revealed that the 22-year-old singer’s body hasn’t yet been removed from the property and that her Hollywood home is being thronged by the paparazzi.
The Snopes.com reported that the rumours of Miley Cyrus’ death are a hoax and that the songstress is alive and well. With rumours of her death, Cyrus joined the long list of celebrities including Sylvester Stallone, Angelina Jolie, Jaden Smith and others who fell victim to the death hoax clickbait trick.
Though the actress did not respond to the rumours, she has remained active on the social media. She was also recently rumoured to be pregnant with her first child and having a secret marriage to Liam Hemsworth. The couple allegedly “exchanged vows in front of a small group of family and friends at their Malibu home,” according to a report by Celeb Buzz.
The social media went abuzz with the Miley Cyrus dead story, with confused fans wondering whether to believe the reports or not.
“miley cyrus has been found dead what????” a fan wrote on Twitter.
While another tweeted, “literally just seen something on Facebook about Miley Cyrus found dead and I almost cried until I found out it was fake omg I hate hoaxes.”
WHY IS EVERYONE SAYING MILEY CYRUS IS DEAD
— leigh ??❄️? (@basedlugia) September 5, 2016
me: dad who is this singing
dad: ciley myrus
INSTEAD OF MILEY CYRUS IM DEAD
— maira (@mairaazapata) September 5, 2016