Lyric McHenry, 'EJNYC' Reality Star, Dead at 26

15 August, 2018, 22:37 | Author: Ethel Goodwin
  • Lyric McHenry

The 26-year-old, who appeared with her sister Maya on EJ Johnson's Rich Kids Of Beverly Hills spinoff in 2016, was found "sprawled out on the sidewalk" in a pajama top and no trousers Tuesday morning. She died at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital and police have said they suspect she suffered an overdose. The 26-year-old was five months pregnant, according to the New York Daily News.

According to the New York Daily News, McHenry, who was 20 weeks pregnant, was dressed in a pajama top and no trousers, but was wearing underwear. She was wearing a pajama top and no trousers, but had underwear on.

The reality star reportedly died from a drug overdose, however her cause of death is still under investigation.

Lyric McHenry, 26, was discovered above the Major Deegan Expressway in the Bronx around 5am on Tuesday after a night of barhopping across Manhattan for her birthday. McHenry, who turned 26 on August 6, posted photos and videos from a night out at Frederick Hotel, the SoHo Grand, and Dream Downtown in lower Manhattan. Police sources tell the paper she had a small ziplock bag of cocaine.

In one video, she is outside with a friend who says, "It's her birthday".




Lyric was best known for appearing on EJNYC alongside the show's main star EJ Johnson, 26. She blows a kiss to the camera as the man exclaims, "It's your birthday!"

McHenry starred in the E! The show lasted one season on E!

The young mother-to-be was posting videos to her Facebook and Instagram accounts - partying the night away - just hours before the discovery. Her sister, model and photographer, Maya McHenry, also joined in on the celebrations.

Lyric's last Instagram post came three days ago when she shared a picture of her standing next to a dock holding a bicycle, with the caption: 'Those who know know that my making it on this bike ride sans injury is major. Your constant love, respect and companionship gives me the confidence to live my truth every single day and I am so blessed that even as baby divas we recognized the greatness in each other.

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