We have an update on the tragic death of Kailia Posey.
As previously reported, the former Toddlers and Tiaras star died this weekend at the very young age of 16.
The horrible news was confirmed by Posey’s mother on Facebook, who wrote the following:
“I don’t have words or any thoughts. A beautiful baby girl is gone. Please give us privacy as we mourn the loss of Kailia. My baby forever.”
According to initial reports, Posey passed away after some kind of incident in Las Vegas.
However, this is increasingly appearing to have NOT been the case.
The Whatcom County Sheriff’s Office has told People Magazine that a multi-agency investigation related to the death of the former TLC star.
Elsewhere, while Washington State Patrol could not formally announce the identify the subject of its death investigation — because the individual is a juvenile — it did tell this same publication that it is involved in an ongoing death investigation.
Said Washington State Patrol Public Information Officer Trooper Jacob Kennett:
“Yesterday on May 2 at about 1:26 p.m., Washington State Patrol was called to assist Whatcom Sheriff’s department to assist in a death investigation involving a minor at Birch Bay State Park.”
This is the only information we have at this time.
No cause of death has been confirmed.
Posey appeared on the aforementioned TLC reality series alongside her mother numerous times throughout its run from 2009 to 2013.
When she was five years old, Posey competed in the California Tropic Arizona pageant and became one of Toddlers and Tiaras’ most well-known cast member when a face she pulled during an interview became a popular reaction GIF (below) on social media.
“When Kailia was younger, when she was 3, she started doing pageants,” her mom said during one of their Toddlers and Tiaras episodes.
“She’s a pro when she hits that stage. She’ll say she’s …read more
Source:: The Hollywood Gossip