The singer Geri was in the Middle East, where her husband Christian Horner, director of the Red Bull Racing team, was preparing for the Qatar Grand Prix, when she learned that her brother Max was suffering from serious health problems.
According to The Sun, which reports the information, Max and Geri were incredibly close. As a reminder, Geri had turned to her big brother Max when she left the Spice Girls in a big way at the height of their fame in the 90s.
According to someone close to the singer, This is the most terrible, devastating and heartbreaking news for Geri. She is completely broken.
When she learned that Max had been taken to the hospital, it was a terribly traumatic moment, adds this close friend of the singer. And the worst outcome for the family they're sticking together, but she doesn't know what to say or think right now. She loved him dearly.
According to police, Max Halliwell was taken to Watford General Hospital after being found unresponsive at his home: His death is not considered suspicious.