Danny Dias died from “complications of chronic substance abuse,” but lacerations found on his wrists had nothing to attain with his death, PEOPLE confirms.” data-reactid=”22″>Officials contain determined that MTV star Danny Dias died from “complications of chronic substance abuse,” but lacerations found on his wrists had nothing to attain with his death, PEOPLE confirms.
Dias, 34, did not contain deadly injuries but died of natural causes brought on by years of drug abuse, a spokesperson with the current York City Chief Medical Examiner tells PEOPLE.
Dias was found dead on June 4 after police received a call approximately a man who needed assistance at 896 Flushing Ave., Brooklyn.
When authorities arrived, Dias was unconscious and unresponsive; paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.
A source told PEOPLE at the time that Dias was found with lacerations on his wrists and surrounded by hallucinogenic drugs. However, say that the wounds did not play a portion in his death.
“We are saddened by the news of Danny Dias’ passing,” an MTV spokesperson said in a statement obtained by PEOPLE. “Our thoughts and prayers are with his family at this time.”