What happened?

People initially thought notorious prankster Alyx had staged the scene in the poolAlyx Byrns, age 17, was found dead, floating in a rubber raft, in her family's swimming pool.

Because she was a well-known practical joker, the household staff initially thought it was just another one of Alyx's pranks.

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