It is with an extremely heavy heart that we inform you all of the tragic death of model and social media influencer Miss Mercedes Morr!
Mercedes also known as Janae Gagnier body was discovered within her Richmond, Texas apartment on Sunday by police officials sent to do a welfare check. A Fort Bent Country Medical Examiner has ruled her cause of death as due to strangulation.
According to KHOU11 , the man suspected of killing Mercedes, Kevin Alexander Accorto, 34 from Florida body was also found dead within the apartment. Reports read that “ multiple sharp force trauma,” within suicide was the cause of his death.
Mercedes father has come forward with heartbreaking details of seeing his daughter’s lifeless body inside her apartment.
“ I know my daughter, and when I got to my daughter’s house, and it was locked up, and she’s not answering my phone call, which is not like her, I knew something was up,” says her father Mark.
He then says that he proceeded to kick the door down and what he saw with his own eyes is something he wouldn’t want any parent to go through.
Officials state that there were no signs of force entry into Mercedes apartment and that they don’t believe that she had a prior relationship with Kevin.
Mercedes sister London took to social media with an emotional post following the tragic news.
Yesterday was the worst day of my life. My heart is gone. My soul is gone..”
The caption continues,”Me and mom talked to you on Thursday to check on you and per usual, you were having an amazing time. We talk every day. I’m so happy we said we loved you. I’m so happy I got to see your face one last time. Jenae I’m f**** sorry. I hate this for you.” She says she knows her sister fought her hardest.
An ongoing investigation is currently underway of what caused the suspected murder-suicide,
Our prayers and condolences remain with her family and friends.