Influencer Cooper Noriega, 19, found dead after posting disturbing video on TikTok
Sylvie Claire / June 12, 2022
The young man of 19 years was followed by nearly 2 million followers on social networks. He was found dead this Thursday, June 9 in a parking lot of a shopping mall in Los Angeles. The day before the tragedy, Cooper Noriega had posted a strange video in which he said, Who else thinks he's going to die young?
As reported on the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner's Department website, the cause of death is not known at this time. In the columns of Page Six, the spokesperson for the medical examiner's office explains: The doctor needs more investigations into the death, including additional studies to determine the exact circumstances of death.
Cooper Noriega had confided to his subscribers that he was suffering from mental problems and drug addiction. On Sunday, June 5, the young man had announced the launch of his instant messaging platform to raise awareness of the mental health cause. My goal is to one day open a detox center where people will not be traumatized for their recovery, had confided the influencer.