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Former Playboy Model Found Dead, Police Investigate Possible Overdose

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Former Playboy Playmate Cassandra Lynn Hensley was found dead at a friend’s home in Marina Del Rey Wednesday, and police are investigating the death as a possible overdose, sources told TMZ.The friend in question found Hensley floating in the bathtub and called paramedics, who could not revive Hensley.

An autopsy was done Thursday, but the cause of death will not be declared until the results come back in several weeks, according to L.A. County coroner Lt. Joe Bale.

Hensley was Playboy’s Miss February 2006. She was 34.