This is just awful.
A coroner has confirmed that Eminem's sister-in-law has died at 41-years-old. Dawn Scott was found dead in Michigan on Tuesday.
The sister of the 43-year-old's ex-wife Kim Mathers was discovered unconscious at a residence in Macomb County. Also with her was an emaciated elderly woman who was brought to the hospital.
Warren Mayor James Fouts believes the death of the musician's relative was caused by drugs, saying:
"It's suspected to be drug use, possibly heroin."
However, we won't know for sure until the toxicology results are complete.
This must be particularly tough for the artist because Dawn was the biological mother of his adopted daughter Alaina Scott.
His former flame penned a touching tribute to her late sister on her online obituary page, writing: