More details released about night Lexii Alijai died at Minneapolis hotel

More information has been released about the St. Paul rapper's death.
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St. Paul rapper Lexii Alijai was found "cold to the touch" in her hotel room in Minneapolis on New Year's Day, according to an incident report released by Minneapolis Fire Department.

The 21-year-old, real name Alexis Lynch, was pronounced dead at the Loews Hotel on 1st Avenue, despite attempts by first responders to revive her.

Citing dispatch audio from the night she died, the Star Tribune reported on Monday that Alijai had potentially overdosed after taking the painkiller Percocet, a prescription opioid that is a combination of oxycodone and acetaminophen.

The incident report obtained by BMTN states that responders found Alijai laying on the floor of her 7th floor hotel room and in cardiac arrest.

"Bystanders stated they had been sleeping and when they woke up, [Alijai] wouldn't wake up," the report says, though the same bystanders told responders they weren't sure if she'd taken anything.

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One of those in the room was performing CPR when paramedics arrived and took over.

While the dispatch audio suggested an overdose as the possible cause, at this stage no official cause of death has been determined by the Hennepin County Medical Examiner's Office.

Alijai's death sparked an outpouring of mourning from the Twin Cities and the U.S. music world, with the young rapper seen as a rising star in the industry.

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