Dennis Shields’ trigger and method of loss of life are “undetermined,” the New York Metropolis Medical Examiner’s Workplace confirmed to Leisure Tonight.
In a press release launched to the outlet on Wednesday, Chief Medical Examiner Barbara Sampson, stated: “An OCME post-mortem was not carried out on this case on account of a non secular objection, upheld by regulation in such situations the place no criminality is suspected.”
Shields was discovered lifeless on August 10 in Trump Tower in Manhattan, the medical expert instructed Fox Information on the time. He was 51.
As beforehand reported, in accordance with the New York Publish, Shields, who was residing at Trump Tower on the time of his loss of life, requested his assistant to manage Narcan at 9 a.m. The Publish reported he died of a suspected overdose.
On Sunday, two weeks after his loss of life, the “Actual Housewives of New York Metropolis” penned an emotional tweet.
“It’s arduous to breathe & I respect you giving me the house & help to attempt to take action. It’s excruciating-sudden loss of life isn’t any closure & fixed ?s [sic] & reminiscences,” Frankel, 47, wrote on Twitter.
“Our relationship is present so it’s painfully uncooked. Attempting to remain wholesome & transfer by way of it w tears & shut pals. Xo,” she added.
BETHENNY FRANKEL SAYS ON-OFF BOYFRIEND DENNIS SHIELDS GAVE HER ‘ENDLESS UNCONDITIONAL LOVE’
Frankel beforehand broke her silence on Shields’ loss of life, saying he gave her “infinite unconditional love.”
Frankel and Shields appeared collectively on Bravo’s “Actual Housewives.” He was filmed with the favored solid member in the course of the present’s most up-to-date season.
The couple met in 1988 when he dated and finally married the fact star’s highschool buddy, Jill. Frankel and Shields reconnected in 2016 after the late banker separated from his spouse.
Fox Information’ Katherine Lam contributed to this report.