POSTED: Sunday, February 12, 2012 - 10:08am
UPDATED: Monday, February 13, 2012 - 10:27am
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — There are some new details surrounding the untimely death of pop icon and legendary singer Whitney Houston. Sources close to Houston say the singer was found dead in a bathtub inside her Beverly Hills Hilton hotel room. Reports say Beverly Hills police responded to the hotel after a 9-1-1 call came in around 3:45 Saturday afternoon, seeking emergency medical assistance for the star, who was NOT responding. Houston was planning to attend a Grammy party Saturday night, hosted by her music mentor Clive Davis. Houston openly admitted to drug and alcohol use in the past and her rocky marriage to singer Bobby Brown was highly publicized. Houston was working on a movie that was set to be in theatres this summer. It was rumored the singer was planning a come back tour next year.
It is still unknown what exactly caused her death.
Houston was 48.
Jessica Wilson/ KETKnbc.com