The death of Kenneka Jenkins, a 19-year-old woman whose body was found in a walk-in freezer at a Chicago hotel, has been ruled an accident, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. She passed away of hypothermia due to cold exposure with alcohol & a medication called Topiramate as a contributor of what caused the accident. Jenkins family said she was not prescribed the drug, according to the office.
The mysterious death of Kenneka Jenkins, 19, who was found dead in the freezer of a suburban hotel, has sparked national outcry and questions about the circumstances surrounding her death. Many believed it was her own friends that set her up or a stalker that was following her around the hotel. Some even made false claims that the hotel owner stored her in the freezer.