Adam Goldstein better known as DJ AM was found dead in his apartment in New York City at 5:20PM yesterday.
DJ AM had not been heard from for a few days, and one of his friends went to check on him, but got no response after knocking on his apartment door, law-enforcement sources said. The friend then called the police, who broke into the apartment at about 5:30 p.m. Friday and found the DJ’s body.
The cause of dead is still unknown but a crack pipe was found alone with prescription pill bottles. His publicist release the following statement:
Adam “DJ AM” Goldstein was found deceased this afternoon in his New York City apartment. The circumstances surrounding his death are unclear. Out of respect for his family and loved ones, please respect their privacy at this time.
It was just last year when he and Travis Barker both survived a plane crash that killed four other people.