Simone Battle’s Cause Of Death Officially Ruled A Suicide By Hanging

Posted on September 8th, 2014 at 2:33 pm
True X FactorRumorFix has confirmed that former The X Factor contestant Simone Battle's death has officially been ruled a suicide. The 25-year-old's body was found hanging in her closet Friday morning. According to the LA County Coroner's Office, Battle's boyfriend last saw the singer around 3:45 a.m. Friday morning.  He found her body approximately four hours later. An autopsy completed Sunday confirmed Battle's cause of death was suicide by hanging. Battle appeared on the reality talent competition as part of the singing act G.R.L. On Saturday when the news of her death broke, Reign Deer Entertainment, the management firm led by Larry Rudolph, Robin Antin, Kemosabe Records and RCA Records released the following statement: “We are deeply saddened by the tragic news of the loss of Simone Battle of G.R.L." “Simone was an exceptional young talent and human being, and we are all devastated to learn of her passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with her family, friends and loved ones at this time.”