TikTok star’s family share heartbreaking posts after youngster dies at 19

COOPER Noriega’s family has been speaking out since his tragic, sudden death on June 9.

The TikTok star was found unconscious in a mall parking lot outside of Los Angeles after a passerby called 911 on Thursday and according to the Los Angeles Medical Examiner-Coroner’s office, Noriega was pronounced dead at the scene in California, Entertainment Tonight reported.

Now, his family is speaking out about his passing, with his father, Harold Noriega, sharing an emotional statement on his Facebook saying, “There are no words to express the grief and loss. It’s not supposed to be this way. Your child is not supposed to pass before his parents.”

In the wake of his death, Cooper’s sister Parker Noriega also posted on the star’s account with a message from her family thanking followers for the kind words about “little coop” and speaking about carrying on his legacy.

Meanwhile, his mom, Treva Noriega, wrote a heartbreaking post on Instagram about her son’s death, writing, “My heart is forever broken but your my special angel and we have each other’s hearts.”

The online performer’s cause of death has not been determined and autopsy results are pending after the medical examiner asked for further investigation into the death.

Read our Cooper Noriega blog for the latest news and updates…

  • Who is Cooper Noriega’s sister, Parker?

    Cooper was discovered dead in the parking lot of a mall in Los Angeles, California, on June 9, 2022.

    Cooper is survived by his sister Parker, as well as their parents Treva and Harold, following his death.

    Parker is a successful businesswoman in her own right, despite the fact that the late influencer was a well-known internet personality.

    The social media sensation amassed a following of over 20,000 people on TikTok.

  • Viral sensation

    Cooper went by @CooperNoriega on TikTok where he’s known for his comedy clips and lip-syncing videos.

    He has over 2.8million followers and over 115million likes.

  • ‘You changed the world’

    Fellow TikTok star and performer Jaden Hossler, known professionally as Jxdn, commented on the post Cooper’s sister Parker Noriega made on Cooper’s account with a message from her family thanking followers for the kind words about “little coop” after his death.

    “look at how many people love you,” he wrote.

    “you changed the world cooper.”

    “my baby brother i will miss you forever.”

  • Cooper’s mother posts heartbreaking message

    Treva Noriega said on Instagram that she is “overwhelmed by the love and support of so many people” as she mourns her son Cooper.

    “My heart is forever broken,” the mother wrote.

    “My baby had so many dreams and aspirations that we as a family will now carry on for him.

    “Thank you everyone for loving my child.”

  • History of drug addiction

    In the same episode, Cooper spoke about how he had been using drugs since he was 9 years old, and first dealt with addiction when he was about 11.

    When asked what drugs he was using at that time, he said it was an assortment of Xanax, Adderall, marijuana, and nicotine.

  • Creating a ‘safe space’

    On Instagram, Noriega wrote that being around negative people while struggling with addiction can hinder progress.

    He hoped setting up the Discord would give people a place they could go to talk without feeling judged.

    “Discord is meant to bring us all together and create a safe space where people can vent and help others through their tough times.”

    The link to join his mental health Discord is in his Instagram bio.

  • Fake face tats

    Although it looks like the TikTok star had face tattoos, one of his videos shows a friend drawing them on.

    He sported the tattoos often in his posts and videos.

  • Aspirations to be a model

    In his Instagram bio Cooper wrote how he wanted to be a model and “do sum fashion.”

    Several of his TikTok videos show him putting together outfits and choosing what to wear from his intricately curated wardrobe.

  • No trauma to Cooper’s body

    Cooper was not inside a car, and there were no indications of injuries on his body, according to TMZ sources.

    No foul play is suspected at this point, and an autopsy will be done, per the outlet.

  • Laguna Beach boy

    Cooper was up in Laguna Beach, California, before relocating to Los Angeles to pursue a career in the fashion and entertainment industries, Us Weekly reports.

  • Amassing his fanbase

    In the spring of 2019, the California native began using TikTok.

    After publishing comedic skits, lip-syncing videos, and other videos, he became famous.

    He eventually started modeling and created a YouTube channel.

    Cooper had almost 89,000 Twitter followers, 1.7million TikTok followers, and approximately 430,000 Instagram followers.

  • Cooper’s rise to fame on TikTok

    Last week Cooper appeared on Barstool’s BFFs podcast and explained how he became so popular on TikTok.

    He said he had about 20,000 followers when he was in high school but he quit because he was insecure and other students at his school would tease him over his videos.

  • Cooper’s dad on Discord

    According to Daily Mail, in the Discord server that Cooper created to facilitate mental health discussions, his father Cooper wrote: “I want to first thank each and every one of you for all of the wonderful words [and] love sent to us about our beautiful boy.

    “Coop had told us how much he wanted this Discord to be a successful place for people like him to feel safe to share their mental health concerns and find help and comfort.

    “It is our goal to continue his wish with this Discord for people to be real and find love and support here. If we can help just one, just one person make a decision in the right direction, then Coop’s dream is a success.

    “You cannot fathom how much it pains our family that Coop is no longer here and he will not be back. But with keeping his dream of this Discord safe and positive, Coop lives on. I also hope to find peace here with the loss of my little boy. I love you all. Harold.’

  • ‘My best friend forever’

    On Sunday, June 12, 2022, Nessa Barrett spoke about Cooper’s death.

    In part, she wrote in her caption: “I’ve spent the past two days trying to comprehend how this could be real.

    “There’s simply no way of processing the loss of your best friend,” she wrote. “I’ll spend the rest of my life finishing everything we’ve ever dreamed of. I want to make you proud.”

  • A year of sobriety in October 2021

    Cooper previously spoke up about his battles with substance abuse, telling his fans that his problems began when he was nine years old.

    According to Metro, Cooper said: “I’ve been struggling with addiction since I was 9 years old, you may think that’s crazy, but that’s the life I’ve been dealt.

    “I would like to use the influence I’ve been given to create a space built on spreading awareness and normalizing talking about mental illness.

    “My goal is to eventually open a rehab where people aren’t traumatized at the end of their recovery and where the staff members are trusted people.”

  • Has a cause of death been released?

    Noriega was discovered dead on the 500 block of North First Street in Burbank, California, according to the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office.

    The cause of death is still being looked into, per Deadline.

  • ‘A friend of mine lost his life’

    A close friend of Cooper’s and fellow TikToker Dixie D’Amelio took a moment to pay tribute to her late friend during a concert outside the Puma store on Fifth Avenue in New York City, according to DailySoapDish.com.

    Midway through her performances, she stopped and said: “A friend of mine lost his life yesterday.”

    She brushed her tears away and advised those watching that they all needed to go back and check on the ones they cared about.

  • Cooper and Sabrina’s anniversary post

    Sabrina marked her and Cooper’s one-year anniversary with a series of images of the two in October, writing: “Thank you for being my person, i got so incredibly lucky.”

  • Cooper and Sabrina’s anniversary post

    Sabrina marked her and Cooper’s one-year anniversary with a series of images of the two in October, writing: “Thank you for being my person, i got so incredibly lucky.”

  • Who is Cooper’s ex-girlfriend, Sabrina Quesada?

    Sabrina Quesada, a social media influencer from Mexico City, was born on March 1, 2002.

    Sabrina, like her ex-boyfriend Cooper Noriega, rose to fame through TikTok.

    She has almost four million followers on the video-sharing app.

    Her Instagram account has more than 705,000 followers.

  • Dad posts last picture

    Cooper’s dad Harold Noriega posted the last picture taken with his son on Instagram.

    “This is the last picture taken of us together,” Harold wrote.

    He went on to say that Cooper’s family has been “amazed” with the people who have reached out to share condolences with the family since his passing.

  • Struggling with addiction

    Noriega said he has struggled with addiction since he was 9-years-old.

    “I would like to use the influence I’ve been given to create a space built on spreading awareness and normalizing talking about mental illness.”

    If you or someone you know is affected by any of the issues raised in this story, call SAMHSA (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) at 1-800-662-HELP (4357).

  • Who are Parker’s clients?

    Parker has collaborated with a number of superstars over her career.

    She’s worked on the looks of Hailee Steinfeld, Priyanka Chopra, Normani Kordei, and Kylie Jenner alongside her former employers Mimi Cuttrell and Jill Jacobs.

    Prior clientele includes Billie Eilish, Ariana Grande, and Nicki Minaj.

    Ava Max’s outfits for the music videos Kings and Queens and Who’s Laughing Now? were styled by the internet sensation.

  • More on Parker Noriega

    Her Instagram account had over 41,000 followers at the time.

    Parker is a well-known celebrity stylist and personal shopper, in addition to her social media prominence.

    She describes herself, according to her LinkedIn profile, as “an innovative and vivacious young professional with a unique combination of both creative and business-oriented mindsets.”

    “I am always striving to continually challenge myself and build upon my established knowledge in current marketing, social, and entertainment landscapes.”

  • Who is Cooper Noriega’s sister, Parker?

    Cooper was discovered dead in the parking lot of a mall in Los Angeles, California, on June 9, 2022.

    Cooper is survived by his sister Parker, as well as their parents Treva and Harold, following his death.

    Parker is a successful businesswoman in her own right, despite the fact that the late influencer was a well-known internet personality.

    The social media sensation amassed a following of over 20,000 people on TikTok.



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