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Aaron Carter is found drowned in his bathtub

Aaron Carter is found drowned in his bathtub

Aaron Carter, the brother of famous pop icon and singer of the Backstreet Boys, Nick Carter, has been found dead in the bathtub of his home in Lancaster, California.

Law enforcement said they received a call at 11:00 a.m. Saturday that "a male had drowned in the bathtub."

Crime scene detectives are investigating, but there is no further information or evidence available at this time.

Emergency services were seen outside Carter's Lancaster home which has been cordoned off.

Carter rose to fame as a child star, first as a singer and later as an actor on TV shows like 'Lizzie McGuire' and '7th Heaven'.

Carter rose to fame in the 90s with a total of four albums, starting with his debut album when he was just 9 years old.