The former Glee star's body was discovered at 8:50 am in Los Angeles.
"We are aware of the incident and yes it was a suicide, but it is being handled by the coroner's office," the L.A.P.D. told RadarOnline.com.
As readers know, Salling, 35, pled guilty to child pornography possession and was awaiting sentencing. He was expected to spend up to seven years behind bars.
He had reportedly tried to commit suicide before by cutting his wrists, though his rep denied reports.
If you or someone you know is in an emotional distress or suicidal, please call the Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255).
We pay for juicy info! Do you have a story for RadarOnline.com? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org, or call us at (866) ON-RADAR (667-2327) any time, day or night.