The Summit County Medical Examiner's office said Jason Lilly, 17, had an enlarged heart that may have caused his death
An enlarged heart may have been the cause of death of 17-year-old Jason Lilly, according to the Summit County Medical Examiner. Gary Guenther, a spokesperson with the examiner's office, said the autopsy uncovered that Lilly had an enlarged heart, but the office is still waiting on tests to determine the official cause of death, which may take several weeks. Lilly died in the early morning on Jan. 26. At a vigil for Lilly on Friday night, his father told a crowd about his son's enlarged heart to quiet all the rumors going around about how his son died. Twinsburg Patch will continue to follow this story bringing you the latest updates as they come in.
A 17-year-old youth was found this morning in his Ray Court home
UDATED: 2:15 p.m. Friends and classmates of 17-year-old Jason Lilly, who was found dead earlier this morning, took to Twitter to remember him and mourn his passing. @ajgiabambam2: "#RIPJASONLILLY we will always miss you. I didn't know you well but you were always smiling. #prayingforyou." @mloeff: "I've never seen twinsburg high school so torn apart. today is one of the saddest days ever. #RIPJASONLILLY." @nicholasjay27: "Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, but love leaves a memory no one can steal. #RIPJayLilly." @jessicaLbrown18: "I couldn't even imagine what his mother is going through. Praying for his entire family. #RIPJayLilly <3." @zakcard13: "Jay is looking down on us all realizing how many people truly cared about him. This …