The 42-year-old musician’s family confirmed to People magazine that Hannah Price, quién was found dead in her home two months ago, murió por suicidio mientras estaba bajo la influencia de narcóticos.
Ella estaba 25 when she died on Nov. 12, 2021 in Fentress County, Tennesse.
“Our beloved Daughter Hannah Price passed away on November 12th, 2021,” read the family’s statement. “Much speculation has been made since that date, and after a full investigation by law enforcement we are now able to speak in further detail.”
Many had speculated at the time that she died by homicide, but Daughtry’s wife clarified that it was simply a rumor at that point, shortly after Price’s death.
In their statement on Wednesday, la “idolo Americano” alum’s family señalado that Price struggled with mental illness “from a young age” and had been “in and out of therapy and treatment centers” en el pasado.
“As Hannah got older, she struggled to find her footing and began using drugs and often found herself in abusive relationships,” they continued, noting that Price was shot in the face “just months after losing her biological father to suicide.”
“We did everything we could to support her and get her the help she needed to recover from these tragedies and get her life back on track,” they added. “We had just recently made plans with Hannah for her to seek further treatment and move closer to the family.”
The family said that the morning Price died, she contacted her family, diciendo que ella era “in fear for her life,” alleging that her boyfriend physically abused her and took her car. The family called the local police department, who performed a wellness check.
Authorities left without incident, deeming Price “OK” a aproximadamente 1 pm. hora local.
Price’s body was later found by her boyfriend. He called 911.
An investigation into the death was launched after she was declared dead at the scene. The Fentress County DA, Fentress County Sheriff Office and the Knoxville Medical Examiners Office determined that there was no evidence of foul play, per a statement.
“Hannah was a generous and loving person who wanted more for herself and others. She will forever be in the hearts and minds of those of us who love her,” la familia dijo. “We ask for your continued privacy at this time while we grieve. If you or a loved one is experiencing mental health, abuso, or addiction problems, please seek help immediately. Free and confidential resources below can help you or a loved one connect with a skilled, trained mental health professional or counselor.”
Si usted o alguien que conoce tiene pensamientos suicidas., por favor comuníquese con la Línea Nacional de Prevención del Suicidio al 1-800-273-TALK (8255).