The 29-year-old Internet personality’s cause of death has been ruled as “drowning in the manner of suicide” as per the medical examiner’s report (via E! News).
Etika‘s body was found in the East River near the South Street Seaport in lower Manhattan.
Etika was reported as missing over the weekend and his belongings were found by the Manhattan Bridge, which connects the boroughs of Manhattan and Brooklyn.
Our thoughts are with Desmond‘s loved ones and friends during this time. RIP.