Juice WRLD Dead At 21

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Chicago-area rapper Juice WRLD, whose real name is Jarad A. Higgins, was pronounced dead Sunday after a “medical emergency” at Midway International Airport, according to authorities.  The Cook County medical examiner’s office was notified of the death of Higgins, of Homewood, on Sunday morning, according to office spokeswoman Natalia Derevyanny.

The medical examiner’s office said it would perform the autopsy for the 21-year-old Monday. The office told CBS News that Higgins was pronounced dead at 3:14 a.m. at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, Illinois, and his body was brought to the medical examiner’s office about six hours later.

Witnesses told TMZ, which first reported the news, that the rapper suffered a seizure while walking through the airport. TMZ reported he had just gotten off a plane from California early Sunday morning.