Tuesday, August 12

Hollywood actor Robin Williams dies at 63... Alleged to have committed suicide

63 year old  legendary Hollywood actor and comedian Robin Williams is dead. Robin was found dead yesterday Monday 11th of August, 2014 in his Tiburon home in California. The police suspected that the late actor committed suicide by asphyxiation.

Robin Williams' publicist said he had been battling severe depression for a while. Read the statement from Police in Marin County, California below....

On August 11, 2014, at approximately 11:55 a.m, Marin County Communications received a 9-1-1 telephone call reporting a male adult had been located unconscious and not breathing inside his residence in unincorporated Tiburon, CA. The Sheriff’s Office, as well as the Tiburon Fire Department and Southern Marin Fire Protection District were dispatched to the incident with emergency personnel arriving on scene at 12:00 pm. The male subject, pronounced deceased at 12:02 pm has been identified as Robin McLaurin Williams, a 63-year-old resident of unincorporated Tiburon, CA." 
An investigation into the cause, manner, and circumstances of the death is currently underway by the Investigations and Coroner Division s of the Sheriff’s Office. Preliminary information developed during the investigation indicates Mr. Williams was last seen alive at his residence, where he resides with his wife, at approximately 10:00 pm on August 10, 2014. Mr. Williams was located this morning shortly before the 9-1-1 call was placed to Marin County Communications. At this time, the Sheriff’s Office Coroner Division suspects the death to be a suicide due to asphyxia, but a comprehensive investigation must be completed before a final determination is made. A forensic examination is currently scheduled for August 12, 2014 with subsequent toxicology testing to be conducted.

Wife of the Late Robin Williams, Susan Schneider, said:
"This morning, I lost my husband and my best friend, while the world lost one of its most beloved artistes and beautiful human beings. I am utterly heartbroken. On behalf of Robin's family, we are asking for privacy during our time of profound grief. As he is remembered, it is our hope the focus will not be on Robin's death, but on the countless moments of joy and laughter he gave to millions.”
Some of Robin Williams' movies include; Alladin, What Dreams May Come, Mrs. Doubtfire among so many others.

May his soul rest in peace.

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