Shortly after the news of his death sent shockwaves through the fashion community worldwide, Alexander McQueen's body was removed from his London home where he passed away.
As a small crowd looked on, officials loaded his body, which was wrapped in a maroon body bag, into a waiting van. Reportedly, the renowned designer committed suicide and was found hanging in his Mayfair home.
Alexander McQueen Found Dead At 40
His mother Joyce passed away last week and his close friend Isabella Blow took her own life three years ago.
McQueen was in the midst of preparing his newest collection that was set for a March unveiling at Paris Fashion Week.