Special Coverage: How Whitney Houston Fallen Off the Wagon

2012-02-18 17:20

On 11 February 2012 Saturday, at approximately 3:30 pm in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles Ms Whitney Elizabeth Houston was discovered in her Beverly Hilton hotel luxury suite number 434 where she was staying for the week. She was discovered by her hairdresser ‘drowned’ in the bathtub. She was bathing and fell asleep while in the bath because earlier she was “bingeing on cocaine, alcohol and pills”, it has been claimed.

Her hairdresser pulled her naked body out of the bath tub and put her on the floor then alighted the hotel and they called 9111, the Los Angeles emergency paramedics number.

When paramedics arrived Ms Whitney Elizabeth Houston was still unconscious and unresponsive. Paramedics performed cardio pulmonary resuscitation, cpr; (chest compression pumping with both hands) in attempt to revive her. But this measure was unsuccessful. Then mouth to mouth breathing was performed and this measure was also unsuccessful. Then they took her and lifted her body in the air upside down and shook the body - a measure that will cause all blood to flow to the heart. But this measure was also unsuccessful.

At approximately 3:55 pm Ms Whitney Elizabeth Houston was pronounced dead at Beverly Hills Hotel.

Medical Examiner's Findings on Cause of Death

After her body was skinned, and her body parts assessed, the Medical Examiner concluded as follows:

  • 'Whitney Elizabeth Houston died from drugs and NOT from drowning'
  • 'There was not enough water in Whitney Elizabeth Houston’s lungs to conclude she had drowned'
  • 'Ms Whitney Elizabeth Houston had already died before her head went under the water'

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.
NEXT ON NEWS24X

AB praises selfless skipper

2010-11-21 18:15

Inside News24

 
/News
 

And the Paws24 and Hill's winners are ...

Find out who the winners of our Paws24 pet pics and Q&a competitions are...

 

Paws

Keep your family and pets safe from rabies
5 scientific benefits of owning a cat
Why we love cats
8 great natural remedies for your pet
Traffic Alerts
Traffic
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.