As the news about beloved actor Robin Williams’ death continues to circulate, the Marine County police held a press conference Tuesday to disclose the circumstances.
According to police, William’s was found dead in his apartment Monday morning by his assistant. “Mr. Williams’ personal assistant became concerned at approximately 11:45 am when he failed to respond to knocks on his bedroom door,” said Marin County’s assistant chief deputy coroner, Keith Boyd.
Upon entering, it became clear that Robin Williams had, in fact, committed suicide by way of hanging.
Toxicology tests will be run and an official press conference will be held anywhere from 2-6 weeks from now, depending on the official autopsy.
Williams was confirmed dead at 12:02 pm.