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'Kris Kross' Death

Cocaine & Heroin Suspected

5/2/2013 7:55 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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UPDATE

11:22 AM PT -- A rep for the Fulton County Medical Examiner tells TMZ, the autopsy has been completed and there were no signs of trauma or foul play. The cause of death will be determined by the complete toxicology report in 3-4 weeks.

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"Kris Kross" rapper Chris Kelly had been using a combination of cocaine and heroin the night before his death, this according to the police report obtained by TMZ.

According to the report, paramedics initially responded to Kelly's Atlanta home around 3 PM EST -- after his mother called 911 asking for medical assistance.

When help arrived, paramedics found 34-year-old Kelly lying on the living room couch -- unresponsive and with "no life signs." The medics attempted to revive Kelly, to no avail.

Kelly was immediately transported to a nearby hospital, where he was pronounced dead a few hours later.

After the death, cops spoke with Donna Kelly Pratte -- Chris' mother -- who told police ... the night before Kelly's medical emergency, he had taken a mixture of heroin and cocaine -- commonly known as "speedballs."

Donna told police she had personally taken Kelly home to recover from the drug use ... just as she had done several times before. Donna told cops Kelly had felt nauseous all morning before passing out.

According to the report, Kelly's mother and Kelly's uncle both told investigators the rapper had an "extensive history of drug use."

Hours before Kelly passed out, he had a phone interview with The Streetz Morning Grind radio show in ATL ... and sounded like he was in bad shape.

In fact, Kelly made reference to his hard-partying ways, which seemed to upset the DJ, who was personal friends with the rapper.

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181.

Rev    

Sorry to hear this news. Pray for the Family

349 days ago
182.

CoolCashhh    

Fvck him he got himself in and got himself out

349 days ago
183.

ladyb35    

God bless Kelly and his family we'll miss u a true fan

349 days ago
184.

RFIREFLY3    

How about just a little wine every night. Works for me - especially when I flavor it with coconut extract, crystal light, lots of ice, blueberries, blackberries and strawberries. A couple of glasses of that and I get my buzz, without going blotto.

349 days ago
185.

iamshizz    

Don't understand how ppl can mock the dead. Smh lord have mercy on these ppl when They are buried 6feet under

348 days ago
186.

sweetGA    

Cocain, Heroin....say it ain't so! And just think ,all this time I thought he had lukemia. Shows you how nieve I am.

348 days ago
187.

Jeleaa    

This is all bull**** why did the lord call on u amen

348 days ago
188.

sukkit32    

Coolcashhh is on drugs he like needles I seen him try a kid once... Lol!! Suck a sic d***. My bad u already have the SUPERBUG!!! Lmao!!! You gon cry wen u get off the computer

348 days ago
189.

lildap    

I'm in shock. I w as a kriss kross fan and it is ****ed up how people are being disrespectful god don't like ugly. Anyways Chris R.I.P. u will be missed

348 days ago
190.

Mick    

Now he' hanging with Billy Mays.

346 days ago
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