Lane, aged 47, was found in a hotel room outside LA in Woodland Hills. He had been battling drugs and alcohol for some time. Police say the drugs found in the room were prescription.
Lane has served time in jail after a second conviction for driving under the influence of alcohol. Warrant were one of the great 'hair bands' of the 80s. Their song 'Cherry Pie' became a metal standard. Lane was married to his third wife Kimberly at the time of his death. He had four children.