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Jani Lane

Vodka, Pills at Death Scene

8/12/2011 8:35 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Jani Lane Death
Investigators found a half-empty bottle of vodka and prescription medication in the hotel room where Jani Lane died yesterday ... TMZ has learned.

Sources tell us paramedics were called to the Comfort Inn in Woodland Hills, CA yesterday around 5:15 PM. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

An autopsy is scheduled for later today.

We're told Lane's death is being treated as an accidental overdose or a possible death from natural causes.

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Mandy    

LNor, you are on the wrong post, "Linds" has plenty....go there since you want to bag on her so much....

1105 days ago
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Lynne    

So sad! I saw Warrant in Bakersfield in 1991, and it was one of the most fun concerts ever! I was in the second row (front row was empty and roped off) and Jani came down and stepped up on the seat right in front of me and sang for like 5 minutes. It was awesome!!

1105 days ago
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Strokadellic    

Good dude. Sad news.

1105 days ago
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Sarcia    

UGH! Another celebrity bite the dust because of prescriptions/illegal drugs and alcohol.

I don't know who this guy is, but I do hope he find peace in after life. My condolences to his family and friends.

1105 days ago
35.

Jim    

That motel is right next to the 101 freeway at Winnetka offramp in Woodland Hills and a Denny's is on the same lot. Next door is another hotel called Extended Stay. Both of these hotels are popular with porn girls living in LA temporarily and also prostitutes freelancing and "touring" while posting internet ads on sites like humaniplex and backpage. He probably got a room to meet a girl and party a little. Innocent enough. He still had the rock and roll in his soul that's for sure.

1105 days ago
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Jeff Grisier    

I think it was BED BUGS!!

1105 days ago
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INeedFacebookFriends.com    

there will never be another Cherry Pie Guy. so sad

1098 days ago
38.

gina    

half you people didn't know him at all, the other half that left stupid comments shut tfu!! you don't know what happened. rip jani. you will be missed by your true friends and fans!!

1094 days ago
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dana    

You know it is bad enough that the people such as Jani Lane have to live in the public view and media at their heels all the time do you have to drag them through the mud?? I am sure his family is mourning their loss as most of us all would. It would just me nice for a chance that you let the dirt sweep under the rug and let the people who are feeling the loss at this time to well ... have a little peace ya know?? It is so sad when this happens and most of us in the real world have vices but airing the dirty laudry to everyone in the whole world seems like "immoral" Let him rest in peace for heavens sake!! RIP Jani you will be sorely missed and blessings and prayers to his family!!!!

1090 days ago
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justin hill    

i think it really sucks man,after he got clean! Rock on Jani with the rest of the best n Heaven!

864 days ago
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