Doctors were unable to reattach a mentally disturbed rapper’s severed genitals after he castrated himself and jumped off a 2nd floor balcony Wednesday.
Police say Andre Johnson, who performs under the name Christ Bearer, attempted suicide by jumping off a building in North Hollywood.
Johnson survived the fall but he was seriously injured. Paramedics collected the rapper’s severed genitals and transported him to a local hospital where he was listed in serious but stable condition.
A Christian rapper who likely suffered from religious and paranoid delusions castrated himself before jumping off a building in LA on Wednesday. Andre Johnson, a member of the rap group Northstar, survived his fall, gossip tabloid TMZ reports.
Johnson, who was associated with the rap group Wu-Tang Clan, went by the stage names Christ Bearer and Andre Roxx.
Police believe that the jump from the second floor balcony in North Hollywood was a suicide attempt.
A medical expert is cautioning social media users about the potential mental health risks associated with having an addiction to taking Selfies.
The Guardian Liberty Voice reports that Danny Bowman was diagnosed with body dysmorphic disorder after he became suicidal due to his addiction taking hundreds of selfies a day.
Rock legend Mick Jagger‘s longtime live-in girlfriend apparently took her own life early this morning, the NY Daily News reports.
L’Wren Scott, a 47-year-old fashion designer and model, was found dead in her Manhattan apartment Monday, police told the Daily News.
Scott’s personal assistant discovered the body in Scott’s luxury apartment at 200 11th Ave. around 10 a.m. She was hanging from a doorknob with a scarf wound tightly around her neck.
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I just lost another son.
— Debra Antney (@debrantney) December 30, 2013
Local rapper Kayo Redd has died of an apparent suicide. Redd is the younger brother of rapper Waka Flocka Flame. Industry veteran Debra Antney announced her son’s death on her social media accounts Sunday night.
Waka Flocka followed up his mother’s tweet with an anguished (now-deleted) tweet indicating Redd may have taken his own life.
Virginia state Senator Creigh Deeds, right, is in critical condition after his son reportedly stabbed him and then shot himself in their home.
Deeds, who ran unsuccessfully for governor of Virginia in 2009, was stabbed multiple times, the Richmond Times-Dispatch reports.
The Richmond Times reports Deeds’ 24-year-old son, Gus, is dead from a single gunshot wound.
Lee Thompson Young, star of Disney Channel’s “The Famous Jett Jackson”, has committed suicide, Los Angeles Police Department confirms to People.com. He was 29.
Young’s longtime manager, Jonathan Baruch, released a statement to People:
“It is with great sadness that I announce that Lee Thompson Young tragically took his own life this morning. Lee was more than just a brilliant young actor, he was a wonderful and gentle soul who will be truly missed. We ask that you please respect the privacy of his family and friends as this very difficult time.”
TMZ reports that Young’s body was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
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