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LAPD Launches Death Investigation In Brittany Murphy Case

The Los Angeles Police Department has launched a death investigation in the Brittany Murphy case, sources close to the situation told RadarOnline.com.

As of 1:15 pm PST detectives from the Hollywood division of LAPD were at the house in the Hollywood Hills where Murphy collapsed Sunday morning.

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Paramedics were called by her husband Simon Monjack and the actress was transported to Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. A Cedars spokesperson said Murphy was pronounced dead at 10:04 am Sunday.

The Los Angeles coroner’s office is also investigating the sudden death of the 32-year-old.

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