Drake Bell seems to be having a tough year. News broke on Tuesday that Drake’s ex-girlfriend, actress and YouTube star Stevie Ryan was found dead at her residence on July 1, just a day after the passing of her grandfather. E! News reports that the cause of death was declared to be suicide by hanging.
Drake took to Twitter to express his grief. He posted a photo with his former flame andwrote, “No no no!!!! I can NOT BELIEVE THIS IS HAPPENING!!!! Please wake me from this nightmare @StevieRyan I loved you and will forever miss you!” The 33-year-old actor, who dated Stevie from 2005 to 2006 added, “This is too much. My heart is crushed. @StevieRyan I love you and miss you…”