Lyric McHenry dead: EJNYC star dies aged 26 at 20 weeks pregnant

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A source tells Radar the 26-year-old was found wearing a pajama top and no trousers, sprawled out on a sidewalk, and was allegedly found with a "small ziplock bag containing cocaine".

McHenry's sister Maya, who also appeared on EJ Johnson's reality show, was likewise at the birthday celebration. Emergency Medical Services responded to the location and transported the woman to Bronx Lebanon Hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.

Tragic news for EJNYC fans - Lyric McHenry is dead. She was wearing a pajama top and no trousers, police said. An autopsy has been scheduled to determine the cause of her death.

Police have not ruled out foul play, although they say there were no obvious signs of trauma on her body.

The NYPD would not confirm her identity pending notification of next of kin.

Her reported death comes hours after she celebrated her birthday during a night out with friends. She was allegedly 20 weeks pregnant and the 26-year-old's body was found on the sidewalk above the Major Deegan Expressway around 5am EST on August 14.

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EJ has yet to comment on his friend's passing, but recently shared a tribute to Lyric for her birthday.

One snap showed off her male companion's suit while another showed them on a rooftop, holding drinks as he happily exclaimed 'It's your birthday!' while she blew a kiss to the camera. Channel reality series EJNYC in 2016 with her friend, EJ Johnson, who is the son of Magic Johnson.

Authorities found Lyric McHenry, who was reportedly 20 weeks pregnant, dead in a desolate part of the Bronx with no trousers and in possession of cocaine. "I love you ❤️ #leoseason #teamthis".

Her mother, Jennifer, recently posted a birthday message to her daughter on Instagram.

The NY Daily News reports that the Stanford University alum was found "sprawled out on the sidewalk" and that her "knees were bruised, but there were no other visible injuries", according to their sources.

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