MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Best known for his 1993 hit, “I Like to Move It,” DJ Erick Morillo was found dead in Miami Beach on Tuesday morning.
Miami Beach police say Morillo’s body was found at around 11 a.m. at his home.READ MORE: Record 90 New Vehicles Earn Top Safety Pick Or Top Safety Pick+ From IIHS
Morillo’s death comes a few weeks after he was arrested on sexual battery charges.READ MORE: Naked Florida Man Shot At Miramar Apartment Complex, Alleged Gunman Surenders
He turned himself in back on August 6th. Morillo had been free on a $25,000 bond, and his next hearing was scheduled for Friday.
The circumstances around his death are still unclear and police continue to investigate.MORE NEWS: Palm Beach County Defies Gov. DeSantis' Order, Refuses To Lower Flags For Rush Limbaugh
Morillo was 49 years old.