The previous youngster pop star’s post-mortem states he drowned after inhaling difluoroethane, the flammable gasoline present in compressed air, and ingesting alprazolam, a generic type of Xanax. Based on the National Library of Medicine, difluoroethane is present in frequent home goods like compressed air dusters, refrigerants, and propellants that acts as a central nervous system depressant when ingested recreationally.
Carter was discovered lifeless in his bathtub at his Lancaster, California residence on November fifth, 2022. He was 34 years outdated. The post-mortem states he had “no life-threatening traumatic accidents” on the time of his dying.
Though police initially dominated out foul play, earlier this yr, Carter’s mom, Jane Schneck, called for a prison investigation into his dying. Schneck said that her son “had a whole lot of dying threats and plenty of many individuals who have been making his life depressing,” and alongside Carter’s fiancée, steered he may have been murdered on account of a drug deal gone awry.
The youthful brother of Backstreet Boys singer Nick Carter broke out at age 9 with 1997’s Aaron Carter and continued to launch music into the early aughts. He later grew to become a fixture of actuality tv, showing on Home of Carters and Dancing with the Stars. Upon his dying, Nick Carter honored his brother with the tribute tune “Hurts to Love You.”