TMZ reports that he was found near the Los Angeles River near his home.
It is believed that Mark Salling committed suicide by hanging as he was awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to possession of child pornography involving prepubescent minors. Prosecutors say he had 50,000 images of underage children, according to TMZ.
Breaking news: Us Weekly can confirm that Mark Salling has passed away from apparent suicide
According to PEOPLE back in December 2017, Salling’s attorney Michael Proctor said in a statement “Mark is focused on accepting responsibility and attempting to atone for his conduct.
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