Mark Salling Commits Suicide Amid Child Porn Scandal

Jan. 30 2018, Updated 8:28 p.m. ET

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Mark Salling has committed suicide, can confirm.

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 Radar.

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.

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He had reportedly tried to commit suicide before by cutting his wrists, though his rep denied reports.

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