Some terrifying news for Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Lisa Vanderpump, as her brother Mark was found dead of an alleged drug overdose. He was 59 years old.
His body was discovered in his Gloucestershire, England home on April 30th. No confirmation yet as to whether this was accidental or deliberate.
Since his passing, Lisa has been absent from social media, where the last posts on both her Instagram and Twitter happened on the day of his death.
Sources have alleged that the reason for her absence is due to her focusing on the welfare of her two nephews. Insiders also say that she will be traveling back to the UK for his funeral.
Mark, who was a professional DJ, is the only sibling of Lisa’s. He was a frequent visitor to her mansion in Beverly Hills and was often seen at her restaurant Sur, made famous on her RHOBH spinoff show Vanderpump Rules.
Lisa released a statement about Mark’s death, saying "This has come as a shock to us all. My brother and I had connected the day before this tragedy and I was completely unprepared for this."
“I am trying to be supportive to his two young sons that he has left behind, and help them get through this tragedy,” she added. "We appreciate your consideration in this private and extremely difficult family time.” Story developing…
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