Robin Williams dead, officials say he hanged himself, cut his wrist

Flowers, photographs and candles surround the star of

Flowers, photographs and candles surround the star of actor-comedian Robin Williams forming a makeshift memorial along the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2014. Williams, 63, died at his San Francisco Bay Area home Monday in an apparent suicide. (Credit: AP)

(AP) - Robin Williams hanged himself, also cutting his wrist in what Marin County officials said was an apparent suicide at a press conference Tuesday.

Marin County Coroner Keith Boyd said a pocketknife was found near Williams' body, and that a belt was found around the star's neck. The Sheriff's office is currently conducting toxicology tests that will be realeased in the coming weeks, he...

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