Japanese media outlet, NHK has reported that Maria Hamasaki (23), who appeared on the reality show, Ameba TV‘s Bachelor Japan, was found dead in her Tokyo home on August 26.
According to the report, Maria Hamasaki suffered malicious comments after leaving her home without a mask on back in April.
At the time, she even engaged in an online dispute with one of the malicious commenters, which drew attention on the internet.
The police are currently investigating to confirm that she took her own life as she was found with no external injuries.
They predict that the star committed the extreme action as a result of the malicious comments she suffered due to the no-mask incident.
However, no written will was found at the scene.
Maria Hamasaki gained fame through the reality program, Bachelor Japan, which is a show where a couple gets married on their first day of meeting and spend a month together as a newlywed couple.
May she rest in peace.