Lindsey Pearlman’s explanation for dying has been revealed six months after her dying at age 43.
The Chicago Justice alum died by suicide brought on by sodium nitrite toxicity, in line with a Monday, August 15, report from the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner obtained by Individuals. The report famous that there have been additionally “unhazardous ranges of lorazepam, metoclopramide and codeine” present in Pearlman’s system on the time of her dying.
The previous Empire star’s physique was present in a automobile close to Runyon Canyon Park in Los Angeles on February 18, days after Pearlman was reported lacking. “At present round 8:30 a.m., Hollywood Space officers responded to a radio name for a dying investigation at Franklin Avenue and North Sierra Bonita Avenue,” the Los Angeles Police Division stated in a press release on the time. “The L.A. County Coroner’s Workplace has since confirmed the person to be Lindsey Erin Pearlman. The reason for dying might be decided by the coroner.”
The actress’ family members had reported her lacking earlier within the week, as she had not been seen since February 15.
Her husband, Vance Smith, confirmed her dying in an Instagram submit. “The police discovered Lindsey. She’s gone. I’m damaged,” the producer wrote on the time. “I’ll share extra later, however I wished [to say] thanks to everybody for his or her love and efforts and ask you to respect the privateness of her household right now.”
The Common Hospital alum’s cousin Savannah Pearlman additionally spoke out about Lindsey’s dying after beforehand sharing that she was lacking. “UPDATE: I’m deeply unhappy to report that they’ve discovered Lindsey, and it was too late,” Savannah tweeted in February. “I’ve no different details about the placement or circumstance. Lindsey was a fierce animal advocate and a proficient actress. Please think about a donation to [L.A. adoption center] @SanteDOr in her honor.”
After Lindsey’s dying, tributes poured in from her pals and colleagues within the movie and TV trade. “Lindsey Pearlman was terrific on @GeneralHospital and we’re saddened to listen to of this tragedy,” Frank Valentini, the chief producer of the cleaning soap opera, tweeted on the time. “Our hearts exit to her household and pals.”
Actress Lynn Chen, for her half, added through Twitter: “That is how I’ll bear in mind Lindsey Pearlman. Effortlessly stunning and proficient. Hilarious. Compassionate. Unapologetic. She lit up each room. She listened intently on stage and off. She so beloved animals. I’m sorry to her household and all of the communities who deeply adored her.”
If you happen to or somebody you already know is considering suicide, name the Suicide and Disaster Lifeline at 988.