A week after the official coroner’s report listed this singer’s cause of death as being a heart attack, likely related to cocaine use, it’s now been confirmed that the drug was, indeed, discovered in Whitney’s hotel room at the time her body was found.
Initial reports had been sketchy on this fact, with rumors circulating that cocaine may have been present in Houston’s system – but no traces of the substances were anywhere near the bathtub in which she drowned.
Allegations of someone tampering with the evidence even ran wild.
But now sources connected to the investigation tell TMZ that “white, powdery remnants” were taken into custody and later identified as cocaine.
Does this put the tragedy to rest? Sadly, probably not. Accusations of who supplied Whitney with her drugs of choice will continue for the foreseeable future. Ray J has already been forced to come out and defend himself against this charge.