The grandson of Elvis Presley and son of Lisa-Marie Presley was ruled a suicide by way of a gunshot wound, stated the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner’s Office on Tuesday.
Benjamin Keough, 27, died on Sunday, and an post-mortem was accomplished on Monday.
Lisa-Marie Presley reacted to her son’s demise in a press release on Monday.
“She is completely heartbroken, inconsolable and past devastated however making an attempt to remain robust for her 11-year-old twins and her oldest daughter Riley,” her representative stated in the statement. “She adored that boy. He was the love of her life.”
Keough was the son of Presley, 52, and musician Danny Keough, which means he's the grandson of Elvis and Priscilla Presley. He’s additionally the brother of actress Riley Keough.
In response to TMZ, he signed a $5 million report deal in 2009, and he has one appearing credit listed on IMDB. Nevertheless, Keough is understood for his putting resemblance to his grandfather.
Lisa-Marie once addressed the comparisons between the two.
“Ben does look a lot like Elvis. He was on the Opry and was the quiet storm behind the stage,” she said. “Everyone rotated and seemed when he was over there. Everyone was grabbing him for a photo as a result of it is just uncanny.”
Keough’s ex-girlfriend, Alexa Rohde, additionally posted a tribute after his passing.
“You made the perfect jokes, and all the time broke the principles,” she wrote on Instagram. “You have been my favorite individual from the second I met you. I want we might’ve stored you eternally Ben Ben. I hope you’re having all the scrumptious sushi in paradise Read more