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Chester Bennington 911 Housekeeper Wailed in Agony After Finding Him Hanging

7/24/2017 3:15 PM PDT
Breaking News

Chester Bennington's housekeeper cried and screamed in the background as a driver for the Linkin Park frontman made the 911 call to report his suicide.

Cops just released the 911 call made by the driver, who was most likely there to pick up Chester for a scheduled photo shoot. He told the operator, "I just got to the location and his housekeeper came out and said he killed himself ... he hung himself."

As the driver relayed more details, the housekeeper was absolutely distraught in the background ... crying hysterically as she spoke to Chester's wife on another phone.

TMZ broke the story ... Bennington hanged himself in his bedroom, in an eerily similar way to his friend, Chris Cornell. Chester's family was out of town, and Thursday morning the housekeeper found his body.

Aaron Carter 911 'Looks Like He Is On Something'

7/19/2017 12:50 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Aaron Carter was opening his door while driving and swerving all over the road -- until he drove right past a parked cop ... according to an extremely worried 911 caller.

In the audio obtained by TMZ, the caller says he'd been following the Chevy Suburban, and saw it go all the way from the median to the guardrail. Once he got close enough, he declared ... "Oh, he looks like he is on something."

What's interesting is the caller points out a cop was sitting nearby as Aaron was pulling his SUV into the AutoZone where he was arrested. That totally syncs up with the arresting deputy's report.

As we reported, Aaron's threatening to go after cops because he's says they never saw him behind the wheel ... and, therefore, had no right to arrest him.

'Walking Dead' Stuntman 911 Call He Fell Off Balcony ... We Need Air Flight!

7/13/2017 2:42 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

The 'Walking Dead' stuntman who fell about 25 feet off a balcony was bleeding from his head and nose after the impact ... this according to the 911 call.

TMZ has obtained the audio ... and the caller, an assistant director on set, says in the audio they need an ambulance ASAP after John Bernecker fell Wednesday afternoon. The caller told dispatch John's breathing heavily and they can't tell if he landed on his back or head ... but said, "his neck is in the position where he landed."

John was described as "barely conscious" at the time of the call. The caller did not say if they were shooting a scene at the time but AMC said it's temporarily shutting down production.

As we reported ... John was airlifted to Atlanta Medical Center where he's currently in ICU. We're told his girlfriend, who also does stunts on 'TWD,' is by his side -- and the prognosis is not good. John's currently on a ventilator.

Chris Cornell 911 Call 'Guest Attempting to Hang Himself'

7/11/2017 3:08 PM PDT
Breaking News

First responders to Chris Cornell's Detroit hotel room were delayed in their efforts to save him because they had to get him down from the door he used to hang himself ... according to the 911 call.

On the just-released call you can hear an MGM Grand Detroit employee tell the dispatcher staffers had been unable to give Chris CPR due to the exercise band around his neck. 

As we reported ... the Soundgarden frontman used common exercise equipment attached to a carabiner to take his own life.

The toxicology report later revealed Chris had several prescription drugs in his system. He was 52.

Lionel Richie's Bassist 911 Call ... Caller 'Can't Explain' Stabbing Situation

6/18/2017 12:40 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

The man who called for help when Lionel Richie's bassist, Ethan Farmer, allegedly stabbed himself after eating marijuana edibles may have been under the influence himself ... based on the 911 call.

We broke the story ... cops say Farmer was chowing down on pot cookies or brownies with friends when he turned violent and repeatedly stabbed himself.

The shocking nature of the situation was apparently too much to put into words for the guy who called 911, who simply said "I don't know" and "I can't explain it" when trying to describe the scene.

He also couldn't answer why a woman was screaming in the background or come up with Farmer's age.

Last we heard, the 42-year-old musician is recovering from his injuries.

Rosario Dawson Dire 911 Call In Cousin's Death

5/25/2017 2:28 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Rosario Dawson was hysterical when she called 911 after finding her cousin lying unresponsive on the floor.

The 911 call 2 weeks ago is gut-wrenching. Rosario screams, "Oh my God" as the dispatcher tries to assess the clearly dire nature of the situation at the house in Venice, CA. 

It appears Rosario tried to resuscitate her 26-year-old cousin, Vaneza Ines Vasquez, and the paramedics transported her to the hospital ... to no avail.

As we reported ... Vaneza had been suffering from migraines and hypertension.  

Cause of death has not been determined pending toxicology results.

Cortez Kennedy 911 Dispatch Audio 'Patient Is Cold'

5/23/2017 1:16 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Cortez Kennedy was unconscious and "cold" when EMTs responded to his house Tuesday morning. 

In the emergency dispatch audio, obtained by TMZ Sports, you hear the dispatcher say they were responding to an "unconscious patient" with "no vitals." They said the patient was a 49-year-old male, although Kennedy was 48.

Cops say the call came in around 10:20 AM to his house in Orlando. It's unclear who called 911.

No cause of death has been released.

50 Cent House Manager's 911 Burglary Call ... 'I Have Nothing to Protect Myself'

5/15/2017 12:50 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

50 Cent's staffer in charge of watching over his Connecticut mansion feared an alleged burglar might be armed and dangerous ... according to his 911 call.

Fiddy's house manager told the dispatcher a burglar was on the property going door-to-door -- it's a massive spread -- looking for a way inside. He said he didn't have eyes on the perp anymore, because he'd fled the home for his own safety.

The manager said the guy had a black bag ... he didn't know what was in it, but knew he had nothing to protect himself.

As we reported ... cops showed up shortly afterward and busted Elwin Joyce, who was wearing dark clothing and had a printout of directions to Fiddy's home. He's now facing 4 criminal charges, including 2nd degree burglary.

Pacman Jones Cusses Out Aggressive 911 Operator

5/9/2017 12:20 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Pacman Jones went off on the 911 operator he called for help after his car crash in Ohio early Tuesday morning ... and was especially upset when she questioned if he REALLY drove a Rolls-Royce. 

In Pacman's defense, the operator jumped on him for not being more descriptive about the location of the car wreck and raised her voice at him. He didn't like that. 

Pacman fired back, "Can you stop f**king yelling on the phone!?"

"I just got into a wreck. I'm kinda shook up. I'm trying to find where the f*ck I'm at. Good God Almighty."

Oh, and stay tuned at the end of the call when Pacman turns to someone -- who may be the other driver -- and screams out, "What the f*ck were you looking at?!"

Fortunately, no one was injured in the crash. Pacman says he plans on selling the car.

Chris Soules Made 911 Call After Crash Checked Victim's Pulse

4/26/2017 7:34 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Chris Soules called 911 at the scene of the crash before booking it ... this according to the 911 audio.

You hear a winded Soules -- who also seemed coherent -- telling the dispatcher there was an accident with a tractor and a vehicle and says the tractor driver was injured and unconscious after being thrown into a ditch.

Soules interacted with the victim, checking his pulse ... saying he felt it. Soules also said the victim was bleeding from his mouth.

The 911 audio goes on ... the dispatcher asks if anyone could administer CPR. Someone is performing CPR but it's unclear if it was Soules.

It's apparent from the 911 call there were others present when the call was made, and they were the ones who saw Soules leave the scene.

Adrien Broner 911 Calls Counting Gunshots Is Hard

4/25/2017 3:08 PM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

A bunch of people called 911 the night someone tried to shoot and kill Adrien Broner -- but nobody seems to agree on exactly how many shots were fired. 

Some say 20. Others 10. Another witness only counted 5 or 6.

One of the witnesses admitted, "I don't really know what gunshots sound like ... but it sounded like it might be that."

The incident took place in front of a Cincinnati bar on April 19 -- Broner says the shooters wanted to kill him because they're jealous of his boxing success. 

Broner told TMZ Sports he drove like a maniac in his white SUV to get away safely but was pulled over a short distance away. 

Cops radioed in that they stopped a bullet ridden vehicle and had arrested Broner on an outstanding warrant for an unrelated issue. 

During the arrest, Broner insisted he did nothing wrong and bragged about being rich and famous

As for shooter ... no arrests have been made and cops say Broner and his camp aren't cooperating in the investigation.

Facebook Killer 911 Calls 'He's Not Conscious, He's Dead!'

4/18/2017 7:06 AM PDT
Breaking News

Steve Stephens' victim was shot in a residential area, and several neighbors frantically called 911 to report the savage murder.

The 911 calls were just released and a man yelled, "He's not conscious. He's dead!" They also told the operator the victim was an older man. You can hear a crowd gathering around the crime scene as the operator tried to instruct the caller on how to stop the bleeding.

It's clear she didn't realize the shots were fatal.

74-year-old Robert Godwin Sr. was murdered by the so-called Facebook killer Sunday in Cleveland. A nationwide manhunt has been going on ever since.

Trans-Siberian Orchestra Founder Paul O'Neill 911 Call Stiff, Beyond Hope

4/6/2017 11:35 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Paul O'Neill -- founder of the Trans-Siberian Orchestra -- was stiff and clearly non-revivable when a hotel employee found him and called 911.

In the emergency call -- obtained by TMZ -- the dispatcher tries walking the employee through how to perform CPR before abandoning the plan after determining the body was "stiff."

As we reported ... law enforcement sources tell us there was no sign of foul play, and it's unclear how long he was deceased before cops responded to the 911 call.

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