Casey Johnson Dead: Johnson & Johnson Heiress, Tila Tequila Fiancee Dies In Los Angeles
Johnson & Johnson heiress Casey Johnson has died. Casey, a troubled member of the Band-Aid dynasty, passed away in Los Angeles this morning, according to a scoop fromTMZ.com. The body of the 30-year-old mother was discovered in her L.A. apartment early Monday , according to the website. No details just yet on a cause of death.
“I can confirm there’s been a death and the body has been identified as Casey Johnson,” Los Angeles police Sgt. Charles Halliburton confirmed to PEOPLE.
Former reality star Tila Tequila announced her engagement to the socialite on Ustream Dec. 9 and took to her Twitter account to reveal news of Casey’s death on Monday night.
“Everyone please pray 4 my Wifey Casey Johnson. She has passed away,” Tila wrote. “Thank u for all ur love and support but I will be offline to be w family.”
Casey’s own Twitter page was last updated Dec. 29, the same day the bisexual Tequila told TMZ she lost contact with Johnson after a fight. Johnson’s phone had been turned off since the 29th.
Casey was the daughter of New York Jets owner Robert Wood Johnson and the heir to the Johnson and Johnson fortune. She leaves behind an adopted daughter, Ava.