MARIN COUNTY, Calif. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- According a media release from the Marin County Sheriff's Office, actor Robin Williams was found dead this morning at his home in Tiburon, California.
At 11:55 a.m., Marin County Communications received a 911 call reporting a male adult, later identified as Williams, had been located unconscious and not breathing inside his residence in unincorporated Tiburon, CA. The Marin County Sheriff’s Office, the Tiburon Fire Department, and Southern Marin Fire Protection District arrived on scene at about 12 p.m. Williams was pronounced dead at 12:02 p.m.
An investigation into the cause, manner, and circumstances of the death is currently underway by the Investigations and Coroner Divisions of the Sheriff’s Office.
Preliminary information indicates Williams was last seen alive at his home, where he lives with his wife, at approximately 10:00 p.m. on August 10.
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.
Williams was 63-years-old.