aaron carter had cops at his door for a wellness check after going live on Instagram … because concerned fans believed he was possibly doing drugs off-camera.
Law enforcement sources told TMZ … police received a call Tuesday night, with many saying Aaron was “possibly overdosing on social media.”
In case you missed it, Aaron went live Tuesday night to chat with his followers… but at one point, the screen went black, and some fans thought they could hear the spray and the snort. background.
Police and fire departments responded to Aaron’s home in Lancaster; sources say they tried to call Aaron and knocked on his door to no avail at first, but eventually got in touch with him. Aaron told the officers that he was sleeping.
They tell us the cops didn’t find any drugs… and they say there was no criminal activity or any kind of suicide attempt.
Our sources tell us that his IG followers called the police more often in the past…and believe his recent online behavior raised alarm once again.
Aaron then claimed that it was all a joke, calling himself “the troll hunter” while spraying what appears to be air freshener. Some fans online didn’t buy it, and some even noted that the two sprays sound different.
As we reported, the singer was speaking in LA last sunday about his struggles with his on-and-off girlfriend… adding that he’s been clean for 5 years and attends meetings for his drug addiction in the past.
We reached out to Aaron for comment and he tells TMZ… “I’m tired of people chasing me so I trolled everyone.”