Mystery as aspiring Turkish actress is found dead in her home with the door locked from the inside – friends speculate she’s been poisoned and police investigate ‘suspected’ death
- The body of Sukriye Bulgurcu, 28, was found dead in her home on Friday
- But the doors were locked from the inside and the cause of death is a mystery
- Friends have speculated that the aspiring actress may have been poisoned
- Another autopsy must be performed to determine the cause of her death
The mystery surrounding the death of an aspiring Turkish actress has sparked speculation from her friends that she may have been poisoned, with investigating police calling her death ‘suspicious’.
The lifeless body of Sukriye Bulgurcu, 28, was found dead in her home with the door locked from the inside.
She was discovered by her friends after they smashed the door of her home in the Kucukcekmece district in the northwestern Turkish province of Istanbul on Friday.
The lifeless body of Sukriye Bulgurcu, 28 (photo left and right), was found dead in her home with the door locked from the inside
Expert teams from both the district police and the public security service conducted an investigation into the Sukriye flat.
According to the report from local news site Hurriyet, the door of the apartment was locked from the inside.
It turned out that there was no one in the house other than Sukriye. There was also no sign of conflict in the flat.
There were also no bruises or wounds on the young woman’s body, further adding to the mystery.
No drugs were found during the investigation at the house. Investigators are treating Sukriye’s death as “suspicious.”
However, in a series of cryptic social media posts reported by local media outlets, some of her friends claimed she could have been poisoned.
They have suggested that the aspiring actress may have gotten sick after eating food she ordered the night before her death.
The young woman’s cause of death will be revealed after a detailed autopsy. this is currently being undertaken.
According to news from Gazete Duvar, it was learned that Sukriye, who was from Hatay, left her hometown and came to Istanbul in 2013 to study acting.
She regularly shared images of her glamorous lifestyle, while paying tribute to some of her favorite films, such as Scarface.
Sukriye was discovered by her friends on Friday, April 2, at her home in Kucukcekmece district in the northwestern Turkish province of Istanbul. In the photo: Sukriye (right) is sitting at a table with some friends
Expert teams from both the district police and the public security service conducted an investigation into the Sukriye flat. According to the report from local news site Hurriyet, the apartment’s door was locked from the inside, prompting an investigation into the mystery surrounding her death.
Gazete Duvar reported that Sukriye was trained in acting at the Mujdat Gezen Theater Center, one of Turkey’s most prestigious theater schools, right after graduating from the Kadir Has University Film and Television Department.
Sukriye’s body was taken to the cemetery complex in her hometown of Hatay after the autopsy to be buried by her family and friends.
Sukriye was buried in Antakya Asri Cemetery on April 4, after the funeral prayer was performed there, as her grief-stricken mother was reportedly unable to stand.
She is survived by three siblings and her parents.