The Hills star Kristin Cavallari’s brother found dead

Michael Cavallari, the brother of reality star Kristin Cavallari, has been found dead three days after he was reported missing.

Police had been searching for Michael after his car was found abandoned off the side of a highway in late November.

In a statement, Kristin said police had found his body after an extensive search: “We want to thank everyone for their love, support and prayers during this very difficult time. We have just been informed by the authorities my brother’s body has been found. This is a very painful time and we are still processing it all. We kindly ask everyone please respect our privacy during our time of grieving.”


The Hills star also shared a photo on Instagram following the announcement:

Michael reportedly had a troubled past and had been arrested several days before he went missing, according to People magazine.