Mark Salling’s death certificate has reliable that his means of death was asphyxia by hanging.
The certificate was expelled by the a Coroner’s Office, filed in L.A. County, and it also reveals that the physique was found in a riverbed, as formerly reported.
Salling, 35, was found not distant from his residence in Sunland, Los Angeles, after ‘police were called to perform a “welfare check” on Salling’.
The former Glee star had been blank for several hours and it was only when police on another call out saw his deserted automobile that the physique was discovered.
Salling’s lawyer, Michael J Proctor reliable the actor’s death in a matter to Metro.co.uk.
‘Mark was a peaceful and amatory person, a person of good creativity, who was doing his best to atone for some critical mistakes and errors of judgment,’ he said. ‘He is survived by his mom and father, and his brother. The Salling family appreciates the support they have been receiving and asks for their remoteness to be respected.’
Toxicology reports have nonetheless to be released.
The actor – who starred as Noah ‘Puck’ Puckerman on renouned TV series Glee, appearing as a categorical impression from 2009-2015 – was confronting 4 to 7 years in jail for child porn possession.
First arrested in 2015 after a hunt aver detected thousands of images of child porn on his personal computer, he was then indicted on two depends of child pornography, including one count of possessing an picture of a child under the age of 12.
Facing 20 years behind bars, he entered a defence understanding that concerned portion time and induction as a sex delinquent under supervised recover for two decades following his jail sentence.