Lindsey Pearlman made a name for herself in shows such as Empire and General Hospital. Pearlman was found dead in her car on Friday. It seems she had a history of depression before committing suicide.
According to TMZ, Lindsey called her husband, Vance Smith, the day before her body was found. It was said she told her husband she was committing suicide.
Her husband contacted police to locate her but it was too late. It was reported that Lindsey drove to the base of Runyon Canyon in Hollywood and swallowed enough pills for her to fatally overdose.
She also left a suicide note at her home and also left a note in her car where she told whoever found her to call 911. A hiker discovered her in the end. It was said that she suffered suffered from bouts of depression over the years and it seems she couldn’t take it anymore.
The Los Angeles County medical examiner’s office stated that an autopsy was performed. In spite of that, they are requesting more tests and studies before determining an official cause of death. It is likely to bea drug overdose.