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Coroner says ‘Mini-Kim Kardashian’ died of natural causes

Posted at 1:00 PM, May 22, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-22 13:08:03-04

LAS VEGAS — A Las Vegas Strip entertainer who portrayed a miniature parody of Kim Kardashian died of natural causes, medical examiners ruled.

According to the Clark County Coroner’s Office, Kimberly Tripp, 32, died of complications stemming from chronic alcohol abuse. The manner of her death was natural, KVUU reported.

Tripp, who was a featured performer at Beacher’s Madhouse inside the MGM Grand, was found unconscious in March at her Las Vegas apartment, according to a report by TMZ.

Las Vegas Metro police said her death did not appear to be suspicious.