Annalise Braakensiek, a top Australian model, has been found dead in her apartment at the age of 46. In addition to modeling, Braakensiek was also known for her various roles on soap operas and game shows.
According to Sky News, friends of Braakensiek contacted the police after they became concerned when she stopped responding to text messages. On Sunday, officials found her dead inside her apartment in Sydney, Australia.
At this time, the reason behind her death has not yet been released. News outlets have also reported she had recently split from her husband of 16 years. According to a recent Instagram post by the late model, she was an ambassador for a suicide prevention charity.
On December 14, Braakensiek shared a cryptic message on Instagram that said, "Everything seems to feel twisted and upside down at the moment," she wrote in a caption below a photo. She went on to say "Life’s challenges have been deep, dark, difficult, demanding and down right scary lately."
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