Winehouse Family Says Toxicology Results Revealed no Illegal Substances in Amy Winehouse's System

Amy Winehouse had no illegal drugs in her system when she died, and it is still unclear what killed the singer, her family said Tuesday.

The family said in a statement that toxicology tests showed “alcohol was present” in the singer’s body but it hasn’t yet been determined if it contributed to her deat

The cause of Amy Winehouse's death remains a mystery. The family says toxicology tests given to them by authorities show no illegal drugs were in their daughter's system when she died one month ago.

To a certain extent, this must be a relief for her family, who have always contended that Winehouse died of alcohol withdrawal. This turns out not to be true, however, at least Winehouse’s system didn’t contain the cornucopia of drugs that the tabloids had been speculating about.