May 18, 2017
: Multiple news sources reported this morning that Soundgarden and Audioslave singer Chris Cornell was found DEAD last night. Now it has been confirmed to be a suicide.
Here’s what TMZ is reportng:
TMZ has confirmed with police the family friend had to force his way into Cornell’s room and found him with a band around his neck. We’re told there was no blood, and police suspect suicide based on the scene.
A report from Detroit’s WXYZ says Cornell’s body was discovered on the bathroom floor of his hotel room at MGM Grand Detroit after a show Wednesday night. Cornell’s wife allegedly called a family friend to check on the singer … and police are saying it appears Cornell died from an apparent suicide.