Lindsay Lohan Pays Tribute as Ex-Boyfriend, Harry Morton, Is Found Dead Aged 38 | 22 Words

Lindsay Lohan is no stranger to being under the spotlight. It's often no surprise when she gets caught up in drama and controversy.

But recently, she has broken her silence on a subject a lot closer to home.

Her ex-boyfriend, Harry Morton, who founded the celebrity hang out Pink Taco, has been found dead at the age of thirty-eight.

Lindsay has paid an emotional tribute to her ex online, so keep scrolling to find out more...

Lindsay Lohan hasn't exactly had the easiest of times during her fame and fortune...

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Since she rose to fame back in 2003 for her roles in Freaky Friday and Mean Girls, the thirty-three-year-old actress has had her fair share of stints involving legal troubles and rehab.

She was plunged into a media frenzy.

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Her troubles with her finances and addictions became a world-wide news report, and similarly to Britney Spears, Lindsay's break-down was publicized heavily.

She had a very open struggle with alcohol and drug use...

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These struggles sent her to 5 different rehab facilities for a total of 250 days since January 2007, and she has also served at least 6 months of jail time due to drink driving.

But despite these struggles...

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Lindsay has continuously worked her way through them and, right now, she's in a pretty good place.

But how was Morton connected to Lindsay?

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The pair actually dated in 2006 for 3 months.

It's clear that the pair separated on good terms...

As Lindsay posted a tribute to her ex on her Instagram account, simply captioning it, "Best Friends. Best Life."

Harry was also linked to many other Hollywood stars...

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Including the likes of Demi Moore, Britney Spears, Paris Hilton, Jennifer Aniston, and Hayden Panettiere.

He frequently was associated with A-Listers.

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Morton comes from a family of very famous business entrepreneurs, including his father, Peter Morton, who co-founded the Hard Rock Cafe empire back in 1971.

However, tragic news came over the weekend.

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Harry Morton, who is the founder of the high-profile celebrity hangout, Pink Taco, was found unresponsive at his Beverly Hills home on Saturday.

He was pronounced dead at the age of thirty-eight.

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A spokesman for Pink Taco told TMZ, "We are saddened by the passing of Harry Morton, the founder and former owner of Pink Taco. Harry was a visionary and restaurateur ahead of his time, and his contributions, both professionally to our brand and personality to those he worked with, were numerous. Our thoughts and condolences are with his family and friends during this difficult time."

Lindsay's family sent in messages of tribute and support.

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Lindsay's mother Dina commented, "So sorry my lil princess... he’s always with you, watching over you baby." Meanwhile, Lindsay’s dad Michael wrote "RIP", while her siblings Dakota and Aliana left heart and prayer emojis under the pictures.

This is a developing story...

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So make sure to stay tuned for any upcoming updates. Rest in Peace, Harry.