The wife of Dancehall entertainer Merciless was pronounced dead at hospital on Friday (April 3), shortly after she was found unresponsive at her home, Hype Life Magazine understands.
Merciless’ wife, whose body was discovered at her home in Longville Park, Clarendon, is suspected that she may have committed suicide by ingesting pills.
Its reported that a neighbor saw the woman’s body on the floor of her home with what appeared to be pills nearby.
The police were called to the scene and the body removed. No foul play is suspected at this time.
Merciless is distraught and struggling to come to terms with the shocking news.
When contacted, Merciless, said that he did not want to comment on the matter.
“Right now, king, mi life mash up. Right now is not an appropriate time to talk,” he told media reporters.
Merciless, whose real name is Leonard Bartley, is known for singles such as “Gal Dem Gizada” and “Lend Out Mi Mercy” as well as his long-time feud with legendary dancehall act, Bounty Killer.