Robin Williams was not under influence of drugs, alcohol
November 8 , 2014
Oscar-winning actor and comedian Robin Williams was not under influence of drugs or alcohol when he took his own life, authorities have revealed.
The 63-year-old actor, famous for roles in films such as Good Will Hunting and Jumanji, was found dead on August 11 at his home in California in what the police called a suicide.
A coroner’s report has confirmed that the cause of death was asphyxia due to hanging.
Williams, who struggled with alcoholism and drugs for several years, was battling “severe depression” before his death, according to his representative.
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