Multiple news sources are reporting that Irish make-up artist Cathriona White died Monday, Sept. 28 of an apparent suicide at a Los Angeles-area home.
According to People online, Los Angeles Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter said an official cause of death has not been determined yet, but there were indications at the scene of a suicide.
People and other sources also report that White was recently the girlfriend of actor Jim Carrey. The actor released this statement to Fox411:
“I am shocked and deeply saddened by the passing of my sweet Cathriona,” Carrey stated. “She was a truly kind and delicate Irish flower, too sensitive for this soil, to whom loving and being loved was all that sparkled. My heart goes out to her family and friends and to everyone who loved and cared about her. We have all been hit with a lightning bolt.”
Visit People online for more on White.
September is National Suicide Prevention Month. If you or someone you know is in suicidal crisis, we encourage you to contact the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or suicidepreventionlifeline.org. Follow #BeThe1To for helpful steps to prevent suicide.