Porn star who posed nude at George Floyd mural found dead

Porn star Dakota Skye died Wednesday — simply weeks after being trolled on-line over posing topless at the George Floyd Mural. She was 27 years outdated.

The California resident — whose actual title was Lauren Kaye Scott — was found dead in her Los Angeles motorhome by her unnamed husband, who recognized the physique to authorities, The Sun reported. The coroner’s workplace has but to verify a reason behind the demise.

The Tampa Bay native, who additionally carried out underneath the alias “Kota Sky,” not too long ago confronted backlash on-line over a pic posted to her now-deleted Instagram web page. It confirmed the blonde bombshell flashing the digicam at the Santa Barbara mural of George Floyd, who was killed in police custody final yr.

According to the Toronto Sun, the one-time Pornhub favourite had posted the scandalous snap on May 4 with the caption, “Happy #GeorgeFloyd day in #santabarbara <3 #dakotaskye equality&fair treatment for all. Dope mural.”

The stunt didn’t go over too properly on social media, with one aghast commenter writing, “This is some serious disrespectful bulls*** Lauren.”

“Wtf what does flashing have to do with George Floyd death,” questioned one other of the tone-death pic.

Scott had faced a fierce backlash after posing topless at the George Floyd mural in Santa Barbara.
Scott had confronted a fierce backlash after posing topless at the George Floyd mural in Santa Barbara.

The “Blonde College Sluts” star defended the racy photo-op by claiming that she was “celebrating BAD cops being checked with abusing there authority against human beings … hello.”

“No human being should die getting arrested,” wrote Skye, who has appeared in over 300 pores and skin flicks since she began her profession in 2013 age 18. She was nominated for Best New Starlet in 2015 at the AVN Awards, aka the “Oscars of porn.” She remained semi-active as a performer till final yr, and had almost 300 credit to her title, in response to the Internet Adult Film Database, spanning nearly each main manufacturing firm.

However, sources told the adult industry news outlet XBIX that she had additionally been affected by “personal struggles,” which reportedly included an habit to alcohol and fentanyl, in addition to an abusive household surroundings.

“Lauren was a product of a highly dysfunctional family involving drugs, alcohol, physical, emotional, verbal and sexual abuse,” Skye’s aunt Linda Arden informed The Sun, including that her niece “died almost exactly two years after her mother — my baby sister’s — death, which was caused by addiction and alcoholism.”

Not solely that, however two of Skye’s grandparents had reportedly died of COVID-19 inside the final yr. Arden additionally claimed that Skye was estranged from her husband who had “loved her dearly.”

In 2017, the starlet was arrested for slapping her then boyfriend Robert Anderson Jr. within the face after intercourse — as a result of he allegedly acquired mad she wouldn’t get off her telephone and depart his Florida dwelling.

“After sex, Scott would not get off the phone,” according to her arrest report at the time. “Anderson Jr. wanted Scott to leave his residence. She became upset and hit Anderson Jr. in the face, swelling and cutting his bottom lip.”

Still, her defenders declare she was merely misunderstood: “She was stalked by demons like no one will ever understand unless you’ve lived it,” Arden stated.

Scott had reportedly suffered from substance abuse problems.
Scott had reportedly suffered from substance abuse issues.

The grownup entertainer’s household and buddies stated they had been devastated by her loss.

“Dakota was a dear friend and part of our industry family, and we are saddened by her loss,” her good friend and porn business insider James Bartholet told AVN Magazine. “She still had so much more to give to the world and to the industry, and I’m just very saddened and at a loss for words.”

Bartholet concluded: “We wish all the best to her family, and we hope people respect their privacy and please remember her in a good way.”

Meanwhile, Skye’s aunt Arden takes solace in the truth that her “sweetest girl” niece “no longer has to walk through this world in pain.”

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