The Carter family isn’t new to tragedy as Aaron Carter’s sister Leslie is also dead. Sadly, she passed away at an even younger age than her brother Aaron. Turns out, Leslie’s death actually created a bit of a rift in the family. Nick Carter reportedly didn’t attend her funeral because he believed his family blamed him for her passing. What exactly happened to Aaron Carter’s sister Leslie and when did she die? Keep reading for the details.
Aaron Carter Dead At 34
As TvShowsAce reported yesterday, Aaron Carter was found dead at the age of 34. This news devastated fans of the Carter family as his sister Leslie had passed away just ten years prior at the age of 25. Presently, the details of Aaron Carter’s cause of death are unknown. But, he was found drowned in a bathtub inside his own home. Foul play is not suspected and many assume his history of drug abuse is connected to his passing.
Leslie Carter Also Dead At 25
According to multiple media outlets, it was in February 2012, that Nick and Aaron Carter’s sister Leslie was confirmed dead. She was just 25 at the time of her passing. Her cause of death was later determined to be a drug overdose.
As reported by E! at the time of her passing, Leslie Carter’s body was found near three different prescription drugs including Olanzapine, Cyclobenzaprine, and Xanax. The police report reveals it was Leslie’s stepmother who discovered her. She was found unresponsive on January 31st at approximately 4:10 p.m. Her stepmother immediately called 911.
Leslie Carter died at 25 & Aaron Carter at 34, both siblings, both died from drug overdose. pic.twitter.com/Q0nUpNvClC
— Salihu Umar (@Necessary_Cho) November 6, 2022
At the time, Aaron Carter’s sister Leslie was living with her daughter, Alyssa Jane, at her father Robert’s home in Buffalo. Leslie was trying to wean herself off the prescription medications when she passed away. Robert proceeded to perform CPR on his daughter Leslie. Unfortunately, she was pronounced dead at the hospital at 4:59 p.m.
What is sad is that everyone saw this coming!! It’s like the Carter family is cursed. Leslie Carter is dead and now Aaron Carter is dead. I Can’t imagine how Angel Carter, Aaron’s twin must be feeling right now. Let alone the fact that he was a new father and he and Nick Carter
— 𝒦Δ (@KatheC7) November 5, 2022
Sadly, the tragedy did not stop there for Aaron’s family. Just five years later, their father Robert passed away at the age of 65. The hearts of fans ache as Nick and Aaron’s twin sister struggle with losing Angel, Robert, and Aaron inside of a 15-year window.
Thoughts and prayers are with the Carter family during this truly tragic time.
Rest in peace, Leslie and Aaron Carter.