Robin Williams Found Dead in Suspected Suicide

A spokeswoman for the comedian said he had been “battling severe depression of late.”
3:25 | 08/12/14

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Transcript for Robin Williams Found Dead in Suspected Suicide
And, boy, he did make us feel so good about everything and, ah, we are all in such, you know, like everybody else when they first learned about this, he was such a friend to all of us here at "Good morning America." Big part of so many people's lives and the Disney company and all that he did. Lit up the entire studio every time he came to "Gma" with his incredible, incredible humor. President Obama speaking out overnight releasing a statement saying "He was one of a kind. He arrived in our lives as an alien but he ended up touching every element of the human spirit." Nanu nanu as he would say. Indeed and there it is. Take a look. There's robin Williams' star on the Hollywood walk of fame and the tributes just continue to pour in since the news broke. One person leaving a very simple note, we will miss you, rest in peace. Indeed and Cecilia Vega is outside the San Francisco home made famous in his hit movie "Mrs. Doubtfire." She has the latest for us. Good morning, see seal Ya. Reporter: Good morning to you. That's right. This is that famous home indeed. This memorial growing. Republic was last seen alive at his home in Marin county, California, on Sunday evening. Police now calling this an apparent suicide but the exact cause of his death remains under investigation. Maybe you're perfect right now. Reporter: Outside the northern California home of oscar-winning actor robin Williams overnight, so much sadness for a man who brought so much laughter. Mourners paying their respects just hours after the 63-year-old actor was found dead. Investigators calling it a suspected suicide. Police saying a 911 call came in just before noon reporting that a man unconscious and not breathing had been found inside Williams' home. The comedic great pronounced dead at 12 O 02 P.M. His spokesperson saying lately he has been battling severe depression. Last month Williams checked himself into rehab, a follow-up to treatment he received eight years ago at a substance abuse rehabilitation center for drinking. He definitely said he had a drinking problem and that was the issue that he had most recently had to deal with. Reporter: Williams is survived by three children, Zachary, Zelda and Cody. Williams' familiar is in mourning, his wife Susan Schneider said, "I lost my husband and my best friend while the world lost one of its most beloved artists and human beings." Reporter: His final tweet a 25th birthday wish two weeks ago to his daughter sell D.A., always my baby girl. Sell D.A. Tweeting overnight "I love you, I miss you. I'll try to keep looking up." And those tributes coming from from all over the country. This memorial here at this iconic landmark. Flowers, kabdzles all being left for a man who brought us so much joy. Police are expected to update us on the status of the investigation into his death in just a few hours. Thank you very much. And the tributes like that all across the country. In fact, in Boston, that bench that he sat on for "Good will hunting" putting a tribute to him there in that park. He was going to reprise that role as Mrs. Doubtfire. We were so excited about that

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