On Friday, the music world was hit with the tragic news that rapper Mac Miller had passed away at the tender age of 26.
On Friday, Miller died of an apparent drug overdose in his home. A glimpse of what appeared to be her sneakers were seen at the bottom of the image. His death comes just four months after his split from Ariana and the "Love Me Harder" singer was forced to turn off her Instagram comments after trolls kept leaving her harsh comments of blame.
Ariana ended their two-year relationship in May.More news: U.S. lacks leverage as assault on Syrian enclave looms
Within less than 10 minutes of the initial report surfacing, Ariana had closed the comment section on her Instagram account, but not after dozens of users posted nasty messages such as "This is your fault" and "You did this to him".
Braun also wrote, "This was a good man with a great heart". "Pete is wonderful, he's so solid, and he's like, totally Ariana's rock, her shoulder to cry on, support system, voice of reason, best friend, everything", a source close to Ariana EXCLUSIVELY told HollywoodLife.
'Despite their split, Ariana had always been supportive of his sobriety, ' a second source added. According to The Blast, Miller's autopsy was completed by the L.A. County Medical Examiner on Saturday, but the official cause of death was listed as "deferred", pending further tests.Sources claim there was no "obvious" evidence of drug use at the scene, but toxicology tests have been ordered to determine if substance abuse played a part in his passing.More news: Bernie Sanders wants big corporations, not taxpayers, to pay for employee welfare
Toxicology tests have been requested, but Mac's official cause of death can not be confirmed until they come back.
Ariana addressed the breakup in an Instagram story, writing of Miller: 'I respect and adore [Malcolm] endlessly and am grateful to have him in my life in any form'.More news: Cardi B Speaks Out Following Confrontation With Nicki Minaj at NYFW Party