SLIPKNOT: Paul Gray Found with Hypodermic Needles and Pills
The hotel employee who discovered the body of SLIPKNOT bassist Paul Gray on Monday told the 911 operator he noticed a hypodermic needle and a bottle of pills in the musician’s hotel room when he found the body. According to TMZ, in the 911 call, the employee (a maintenance worker at the Iowa hotel) tells the operator that he suspects Paul Gray died of a “drug overdose” and that it appeared that Paul Gray had been in the room for “a while.”
The employee also told the 911 operator that Paul Gray’s mother had called the hotel earlier in the day because she couldn’t get a hold of her son.
Cops are still investigating Paul Gray‘s death. Officials have stated that the death doesn’t appear to be the result of foul play.
Hear the full 911 call at TMZ (MP3 file – opens in new window).