A 26-year-old video producer, reality TV star, and social media activist, Lyric McHenry was found dead on Tuesday morning.
Her body was found above the Major Deegan Expressway at around 5 a.m, where she was lying unconscious and unresponsive. The NYPD reported in an email:
A 26-year-old female, unconscious and unresponsive, lying on the sidewalk in the vicinity of Undercliff Avenue and Boscobel Place. There were no obvious signs of trauma observed. EMS responded to the location and transported the aided female to Bronx Lebanon Hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.”
While the cause of McHenry’s death is still under investigation, New York Daily News reported that a small bag of drug: possibly cocaine, was found on her. Without trousers or skirts, she was found wearing only a pajama top and underwear.
The night before McHenry’s death, she posted a series of Instagram stories at The Soho Grand Hotel, the Dream Hotel, and the Frederick Hotel, while celebrating her 26th birthday with friends. Her family hasn’t made any comment yet regarding the loss of their young member.
Pregnant Lyric McHenry Was Married Or Dating Someone?
Lyric was 20 weeks pregnant as reported by US police officials. But it’s still unknown whether she was aware of her pregnancy.
The fact that Lyric was pregnant at the time of her demise may cause people to speculate about her married life. However, Lyric was a single lady; yet to tie the knot with the love of her life.
Also, she hadn’t flaunted her love life on her social media accounts. She had taken several pictures with many boys and mentioned them as the love of her life, and she loved them. However, none of them was her official boyfriend.
It’s yet to know whose child was inside her belly.
Lyric McHenry Family: Parents and Siblings
Lyric was born to parents Doug McHenry and Jennifer McHenry. Her father, Douglas McHenry is a director and producer, most famous for The Brothers, Jason’s Lyrics, and New Jack City. As she was a director and producer, it’s safe to say that she was following in her father’s footsteps.
Her mother, Jennifer McHenry was hysterical after she received the devastating news of her daughter’s death. McHenry’s family had to take Jennifer to the hospital after she cried and felt to the ground.
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Happy Birthday to my beautiful sister 🙂 I’m so lucky to have you in my life and that YOU’RE my big sister. I wouldn’t choose anyone else! Your wisdom and talent amazes me more and more each day. I love you Lyric and thank you for always supporting me and having my back. ✨✨✨
Lyric also had a younger sister, Maya, 23, a photographer and model who came to limelight after appearing on the E! reality series EJ and the City. She even wished her sister, Lyric on her 26th birthday sharing a picture on Instagram where she captioned:
Happy Birthday to my beautiful sister 🙂 I’m so lucky to have you in my life and that YOU’RE my big sister. I wouldn’t choose anyone else! Your wisdom and talent amazes me more and more each day. I love you Lyric and thank you for always supporting me and having my back.
Lyric McHenry Wiki-Bio: Age, Birthday, College, Profession
Born on 6 August 1992 in New York City, New York, USA, Lyric McHenry died on 14 August 2018, a day after celebrating her 26th birthday.
Lyric graduated from Stanford University in 2010, and she majored in Pre-Law. She also attended Ron Brown High School and was an Honor Roll student there. She was the founder of the Young Democrats Club while in school.
At the age of 15, Lyric had volunteered on the Obama campaign. She even worked for Complex Networks as an associate producer. She was a good friend to EJ Johnson and had made her appearance in E! reality show EJNYC.
Lyric also worked as an Agent Trainee for Motion Picture Literary in 2015 at United Talent Agency.