Dubai radio station Dance FM 97.8 has confirmed that DJ Lucy Stone has died, days after she had been announced missing in the UK.
"It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the passing of our presenter Lucy Stone. She filled our airwaves with laughter and an infectious energy that will be dearly missed by her loyal listeners and colleagues,” the station posted to Facebook on Monday, September 9.
Circumstances around Stone’s death have not been confirmed.
Tributes have poured in for the beloved DJ, as friends and colleagues in the UAE and abroad remember her as a joyful and kind presence.
"Last Wednesday my good friend Lucy Stone passed away. The last few days have been so tough, to say I am devastated would be a massive understatement,” posted Abu Dhabi-based James Murray in a Facebook tribute.