Bobbi Kris’ ex, Nick Gordon, dead of apparent drug overdose at the age of 30. Just 3 years ago, he was ordered to pay $36 Million in the wrongful death of Bobbi Kristina Brown. Bobbi was the daughter of R&B singer Bobby Brown and the only child of Pop Superstar Whitney Houston.
Nick Gordon Liable For $36 Million In the Wrongful Death Case Of Bobbi Kristina Brown
Confirmed by Nick Gordon’s brother, Jack Walker Jr., Gordon died on New Year’s Day. People.com reports that Gordon suffered multiple heart attacks and was rushed to the Intensive Care Unit at Altamonte Springs Hospital, and later died.
In a statement to People, Walker stated –
“We are devastated by the loss of my beautiful brother.
“He leaves a void in the hearts of my family and his friends. Nick’s battle in life was not an easy one. I will be forever grateful that my God afforded a small moment at the very end of Nick’s life, and I was able to hold his hand as he journeyed on.”
First introduced as the ‘big brother’ of Bobbi Kris after the death of her mother, they eventually presented themselves as a couple. They even appeared on reality t.v. show together. At one point, they claimed to be engaged and later husband and wife.
It was revealed after her death, by her father Bobby Brown, that the two were never married.
Nick Gordon Implicated In The Deaths of Whitney Houston and Her Daughter Bobbi Kristina
Whitney Houston was found unresponsive in a bathtub on February 11, 2012. She was pronounced dead on the scene. The official cause of death was accidental drowning. She was 48 years old.
On January 31, 2015, Whitney’s daughter, Bobbi Kristina was also found unresponsive in a bathtub.
In both cases, Bobby Brown, the father of Bobbi Kris has implicated Gordon as suspicious, due to his close proximity in both cases, the death of Whitney Houston and that of their daughter, Bobbi.
Bobbi Kris never recovered and remained comatose in a hospice for 6 months. She died on July 26, 2015 at the age of 22 due to drowning and drug intoxication.
After Bobbi was found unresponsive in the Georgia townhouse she shared with Gordon, he was the prime suspect. Other claims say that Bobbi was physically abused at the hands of Gordon.
In most photos, the two appeared to be very happy together.
Will we ever know what really went down on those two fateful days?
Just How Did Nick Gordon Get With Whitney and Bobbi?
Reportedly, Nick Gordon was an orphan. After Whitney and Bobby divorced, Whitney took Nick into her home at the age of 12 and raised him alongside her daughter.
Was Bobbi Kris Abused By Nick Gordon?
At the time of Bobbi Kristina being discovered in a bathtub unconscious, she had bruises on her chest, and a missing tooth. Eventually a civil suit held him responsible for her death. Though he has always maintained his innocence, he was ordered to pay $36 million dollars to the estate of Bobbi Kristina Brown.
Bobby Brown opened a domestic violence shelter to honor his late daughter, called Bobbi Kristina Serenity House.
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