Mercedes Morr, a Houston-based Instagram model and influencer, is reportedly dead. She was 33.
Investigators say they view Morr’s death as a possible homicide-suicide. The sun reports that Richmond, Fort Bend authorities say her body was found in her home along with the body of an unidentified man around 4:30 p.m. Sunday (August 29). They also believe Morr was the victim of the potential crime.
Authorities describe the man as in his 30s, but he has not yet been identified by officers, according to The sun. They also say they do not believe there was a relationship between the suspect and the victim and their causes of death are currently unknown until an autopsy is performed.
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Htown Ciara, one of Morris’ closest friends, confirmed her death on Instagram and thanked people for “all the prayers and calls regarding Mercedes.” She also said the model “parents ask you to respect the family.”
She added: “We know everyone is concerned. We will update when all information is confirmed.”
Morr had over 2 million followers on Instagram at the time of her passing, including celebrities like Megan Thee Stallion and Cardi B.
Mercedes Morr’s real name was Janae Gagnier.
Our thoughts are with Mercedes Morr’s family and friends during this difficult time.