A friend of Hensley finds her floating in the bath tub and immediately calls police, reporting a possible overdose. When paramedics arrive they cannot revive her. Foul play is not suspected. Police say:
The cause of death concerning Cassandra Lynn has been deferred. It will take three months before a final cause will be determined. More tests have to be done. This is the normal turn around time, especially when the cause of death may be the result of an overdose.