Yesterday brought with it the tragic news of the passing of hip-hop pioneer Chris Lighty. And since then, it's been reported that the police have ruled his death to be an "apparent suicide," and an autopsy is currently taking place to find out exactly what happened.

Many people close to him can't believe he would take his own life, including his own brother Dave Lighty. He spoke with Hot 97's Lisa Evers and made it clear that he just wants the truth to come out as he himself hasn't been able to get a straight answer. You can listen to the interview below.

Listen: Dave Lighty Speaks On His Brother's Death 

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[via InFlexWeTrust]