Mark Salling was well known for starring in ‘Glee’. A Coroner Assistant confirmed that he committed suicide by hanging himself on January 30. Here are the details.
The suicide details.
The Coroner Assistant Chief Ed Winter, confirmed that the ‘Glee’ star was pronounced dead on the morning of 30th January. He said in his statement that:
“He was found hanging from a tree in the area of the Los Angeles River in Sunland. His relatives have been notified of the death and an autopsy is scheduled for the next few days”.
On primary investigation it was informed that Mark Salling may have died of hanging and confirmed that his body was found near the Little League Baseball field near the LA river.
Mark was pleading guilty for the possession of Child Pornography.
The suicide of the longtime star of Fox’s popular show ‘Glee’ followed his pleading guilty in the case of possession of Child pornography in October 2017. He was going to be sentenced 7 years prison in March 2018 for allegedly possessing more than 50000 images of underage children. Beside the jail time Mark would also have to register as a sex offender and would not be allowed to communicate with any person under the age of 18. He would also have to stay at least 100 meters away from the schools, parks and other public places. And this was not all. He would also have to pay a compensation of $50000 to each of all his victims.
Mark’s lawyer Michael J. Proctor confirmed in this 30th Jan statement that Mark had died. He said:
“I can confirm that Mark Salling passed away early this morning. Mark was a gentle and loving person, a person of great creativity, who was doing his best to atone for some serious mistakes and errors of judgment,”
Mark Salling is survived by his mother, father and brother. The Salling Family is in a state of shock with the death of Mark and ask for privacy in their difficult time. They even appreciated the support they were recieving from fans, friends and family.