On Sunday, June 14, Jamie Sangouthai, a close friend of Lamar Odom passed away from a drug overdose, a source confirms to Us Weekly.
“Lamar is beside himself. This is the worst tragedy,” the source told Us.
“This is so sad,” another source added to Us. “They were best friends, like brothers. Lamar is going to take this really hard.”
Soon after the news of Sangouthai’s passing, Khloe Kardashian — the ex-wife of Lamar Odom — took the Twitter, tweeting a broken heart emoji, and writing, “When does it stop? RIP Jamie Sangouthai.”
Her best friend Malika Haqq posted a group photo with Odom, Kardashian and Sangouthai via Instagram, writing, “Thru good and bad times life shows us every spirit matters and leaves a print on the hearts of others after they have passed… RIP Jamie Sangouthai #GodHelpUsAll.”