According to the Los Angeles County Coroner, Andre Young, Jr., the 20 year-old son of Dr. Dre, died from an overdose of heroin and morphine.
“This case has been closed, it’s been ruled an accident due to morphine and heroin intoxication,” spokesperson Larry Dietz told People magazine. Toxicology tests had been ongoing for months.
Young had been found by his mother, Jenita Porter, in their Woodland Hills, California home on August 23. Paramedics were summoned and the young man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Porter told the police that her son was out with friends the night before.