Dead for hours
Before Body was discovered
9/13/2018 1:00 AM PDT
Mac Miller was dead for many hours before his body was discovered in his bedroom and was called 911, TMZ has learned, and there is now a spotlight on the party at Mac's home the night before.
Law enforcement agencies tell us … when policemen and paramedics arrived at the rapper's house last Friday, it was clear he had died long before they arrived.
TMZ broke the story … Friends came over the night before Mac died to hang out, and we were told they stayed until the early morning of Friday morning, September 7th. Mac's body was found around noon on Friday.
We broke the story … Miller died of one apparent overdose in his house in the San Fernando Valley. The cops say no one reported that they saw Mac alive on Thursday night.
He was pronounced dead at the scene after someone called 911 in his house and said that Mac was not breathing and not reacting. The emergency call came as a "cardiac arrest", but apparently that's because the person who found him did not realize he was already dead.
Our sources say that only a small amount of white powder was found when police searched the house. Our law enforcement sources tell us that cops believe the house was swept clean To hide evidence of drug use.
The death of the rapper still has to be determined … in his opinion death certificate, The coroner expects toxicological results, typically lasting 4 to 6 weeks.