WATCH: More details expected on Robin Williams death today
The Marin County Sheriff’s Department will update their investigaion into the death of comedian Robin Williams at a press conference this afternoon. Watch the event live at 2 p.m. here.
The county coroner will perform an autopsy today on the 63-year-old who was found dead in his Marin County home on Tuesday according to the Los Angeles Times.
An initial investigation by the Investigations and Coroner Divisions of the Sheriff’s Office has determined Williams death to be a suicide due to asphyxia.
CBS News reports that Williams was discovered to have hung himself according to audio from the Sheriff’s Office.
- Robin Williams found dead in Marin County home / KGO TV
- Robin Williams: Coroner to perform autopsy after suspected suicide / Los Angeles Times
- Fire Scanner Audio Reveals Robin Williams’ Death Was ‘Apparent Suicide Attempt By Hanging’ / CBS Las Vegas