Aaron Carter has died … TMZ has learned.
The singer-turned-rapper and actor was found dead at his home in Lancaster on Saturday. Law enforcement sources told TMZ they received a 911 call at 11 a.m. Saturday that a man had drowned in a tank.
Law enforcement sources tell TMZ … homicide detectives have been dispatched to the scene, but we have no information or evidence of foul play. It is standard operating procedure for homicide detectives to investigate death scenes like this.
TMZ has obtained a photo of sheriff’s cars and paramedics outside Aaron’s home … and the property is surrounded by caution tape.
Aaron regained fame as a pop singer in the late 1990s, releasing four studio albums, starting with his self-titled debut in 1997 when he was 9 years old.
After his first album sold over a million copies, Aaron’s second album, “Aaron’s Party,” tripled that number … and from there he became a regular on Nickelodeon.
Aaron also toured with the Backstreet Boys when they were in their prime … his older brother Nick Was part of a very popular boy band.
AC turned to rap as his music career progressed … and he appeared on “Dancing with the Stars” and starred in the Broadway production of “Susical.”
Aaron had years of legal and substance abuse issues… Infamously “Doctors” going on Two years ago and talked about all the pills he was taking. He also went to rehab several times.
A.C., his son is alive. Prince.