The body of Fashion designer L'Wren Scott has been released to a funeral home after authorities confirmed today that she hanged herself, ABC News has confirmed.
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Scott, 47, was found dead on Monday in her Manhattan apartment.
The NYC Medical Examiner's Office said it completed the autopsy and determined Scott committed suicide by hanging.
Scott was a renowned stylist and fashion designer whose clothes have been worn by A-listers including Nicole Kidman, Angelina Jolie and Penelope Cruz.
In addition to her career in fashion, Scott had dated Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger for more than a decade.
"I am still struggling to understand how my lover and best friend could end her life in this tragic way," the Rolling Stones frontman said in a statement released Tuesday on his website.
"We spent many wonderful years together and had made a great life for ourselves," Jagger wrote. "She had great presence and her talent was much admired, not least by me."