Officials reveal cause of death for Rapper Juice WRLD

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CHICAGO, Ill. (WLNS) – Officials revealed the cause of death for rapper Juice WRLD this afternoon.

The Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office found the 21-year-old died from an accidental overdose of oxycodone and codeine.

The rapper, whose real name is Jarad Anthony Higgins, suffered a medical emergency shortly after arriving at Chicago’s Midway International Airport in early December. He was quickly transported to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead hours later.

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