She bluntly wrote, "im about to commit suicide," which prompted a wellness check by Chicago police.
im about to commit suicide— Marilyn MonHOE (@CupcakKe_rapper) January 8, 2019
According to her friend Elijah Daniel, who was sharing updates on Twitter throughout the night, Harris was taken to hospital and eventually deemed "okay" by police.
UPDATE (1/8, 7 p.m. EST): CupcakKe has now issued a statement following the incident. You can read that directly below.
See Daniel's account of the night below.
I've been fighting with depression for the longest ..sorry that I did it public last night but I'm ok .I went to the hospital & im finally getting the help that I need to get through , be happy , & deliver great music . thanks for all the prayers but please don't worry bout me— Marilyn MonHOE (@CupcakKe_rapper) January 8, 2019
can anyone confirm @CupcakKe_rapper is ok please???— elijah daniel (@elijahdaniel) January 8, 2019
i tried every number i have for elizabeth and her management/booking/agents and i reached out to her mom and mutual friends idk who else to try but i will keep y'all updated plz tell me if u guys have any updates :/— elijah daniel (@elijahdaniel) January 8, 2019
just got off the phone with Chicago PD they're looking for Elizabeth right now they've received several calls but they think they'll be able to use her number to find her address i will keep y'all updated 💜— elijah daniel (@elijahdaniel) January 8, 2019
im sad and i wanna throw up hbu— elijah daniel (@elijahdaniel) January 8, 2019
UPDATE: Chicago Police got to Elizabeth's place and she has been taken to a hospital. I don't have any further information beyond that, but will update when i do.— elijah daniel (@elijahdaniel) January 8, 2019
ive never felt so relieved and sad at the same time, @CupcakKe_rapper i love you more than you'll ever know. you're one of the sweetest souls ive ever had the pleasure of knowing, and you're not leaving us. we won't let it happen.— elijah daniel (@elijahdaniel) January 8, 2019
UPDATE: Police not able to give me anymore details other than Elizabeth is OKAY and at the hospital 💜 https://t.co/FVZgFxzn7y— elijah daniel (@elijahdaniel) January 8, 2019
what a fuckin rollercoaster of a night— elijah daniel (@elijahdaniel) January 8, 2019
send @CupcakKe_rapper all ur love, she deserves it— elijah daniel (@elijahdaniel) January 8, 2019
Cupcakke's worrisome tweet also generated a flood of support from friends, fans and other musicians.
See some of those responses below.
No ma'am, not on our watch. Keep living. You got the stuff & we got your back❤️👏❤️— Kathy Griffin (@kathygriffin) January 8, 2019
We cherish you!— Peppermint (@Peppermint247) January 8, 2019
has anyone heard from @CupcakKe_rapper ??? i'm starting to get worried— WAVVES (@WAVVES) January 8, 2019
I'm so glad @CupcakKe_rapper is okay - such a force, such a sweetie and a talented person who deserves everything. From the bottom of my heart and soul - I am very happy you're okay and sending beautiful healing vibes your way! Sometimes shit gets tough, but you're strong af! 💪🏽— AJA (@ajaqueen) January 8, 2019
Sending love to @CupcakKe_rapper ❤️— IGGY AZALEA (@IGGYAZALEA) January 8, 2019
I understand how hopeless and overwhelmed with negativity we can sometimes feel.
I hope you'll take some time with those that really know YOU best;
then when you're ready come back stronger than ever!
CupcakKe released Ephorize last year, earning a spot on Exclaim!'s Top 10 Hip-Hop Albums of 2018. She then followed that up with Eden, which was released in November.
If you or someone you know is struggling with suicidal thoughts, you can find information on Canadian crisis centres and other resources here.