Cocaine The Cause Of Reatard's Death
Rocker Jay Reatard's death was caused by cocaine and alcohol, according to new autopsy results.
Memphis-area Medical Examiner Dr. Karen E. Chancellor has ruled the cult singer/songwriter died from "cocaine toxicity", adding "alcohol was a contributing factor in his death."
Reatard, real name Jimmy Lee Lindsey Jr., reportedly died in his sleep on 12 January (10). He was 29.