Robert Yancy, son of the legendary Natalie Cole, has been found dead at the age of 39.
According to TMZ, Yancy’s body was found dead on Monday night in his California apartment by a friend.
Family members were contacted by police early Tuesday morning with the news, and his death was reported as a heart attack. It’s currently being listed as being from natural causes, but an autopsy and toxicology tests are pending.
While his famous mother was known for fighting a drug addiction during her life, Robert’s family was clear that drugs were not involved here and he never abused them.
We wish the best to his family during this difficult time.
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