Kelly Mayhew from Maryland has died after receiving silicon injections for a butt lift in Queens, New York.
According to The Octopus News, Kelly Mayhew, 34, wanted to be sexier and decided to plump up her trunk with silicon injections.
Sadly, Kelly Mayhew didn’t choose her practitioner very well and succumbed to complications incurred during the procedure.
the unlicensed n a bid to become sexier a 34 year-old American named Kelly Mayhew has met her untimely death.
According to a police report, the unlicensed person performing the lift fled the scene after Kelly Mayhew became unresponsive.
Authorities say Mayhew and her mother drove to the Far Rockaway house in Queens. During the procedure, which was being performed in the basement, Mayhew began to have difficulty breathing, most likely an allergic reaction to the silicon.
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Kelly Mayhew’s mother attempted to revive her daughter via CPR and asked the woman performing the procedure to call 911. Instead, the woman fled the scene in a gray SUV.
By the time police arrived, Kelly Mayhew, who was a freelancer at BET Networks and worked at their DC office, was unresponsive and was pronounced dead at St. John’s Hospital upon arrival.
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Kelly Mayhew’s mother told police this latest procedure was at least her daughter’s fifth cosmetic surgery.
BET released a statement following news of Kelly Mayhew’s death.
“We are saddened by the death of our colleague and friend, Kelly Mayhew. Our hearts go out to her family and we extend our deepest sympathies for their loss,” reads the statement.
Kelly Mayhew is just one of many victims who have reportedly died from black market buttocks injections.