Lee Thompson Young Found Dead at Age 29 from Apparent Suicide
The young actor Lee Thompson Young, was found dead at the age of 29 earlier this morning (Monday). The actor was first known from his teenage appearance in the TV series ‘The Famous Jett Jackson’. Lee Thompson Young was also known as Detective Barry Frost in the TV series, “Rizzoli & Isles.”
Young’s manager, Jonathan Baruch, says Lee Young took his life earlier today. It was Los Angeles police that found Young’s body, he was in North Hollywood, discovered sometime after 8 a.m. PDT Monday. According to reports from Sally Madera, police were called to Young’s home to check on the actor after Young failed to show up for filming Monday morning.
The officers then notified their supervisor after finding Young’s body, at that time the Los Angeles Fire Department responded and pronounced Young dead at the scene. No other details were released, because of the nature of the death, we will not be updating the article with any new information out of respect to the family, unless the C.O.D changes.