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TMZ has reported that Linkin Park’s lead singer Chester Bennington has committed suicide. Law enforcement officials confirm to TMZ that he was found hung in his LA County Home this morning.
His body was discovered Thursday just before 9 AM.
Band Member Mike Shinoda confirmed the death via Twitter this afternoon.
Shocked and heartbroken, but it’s true. An official statement will come out as soon as we have one.
— Mike Shinoda (@mikeshinoda) July 20, 2017
We have emails in with the Local Venues and promoters about the passing and the memories that Linkin Park has created here in Cleveland.
Source: TMZ Stay tuned for more information as it is released.