Matthew Perry’s preliminary autopsy outcomes are inconclusive and the reason for dying has been deferred, in line with experiences in US media.
Additional investigations have been requested together with a toxicology report earlier than has been launched earlier than a dedication can be made.
In line with NBC Information, a report launched by the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner mentioned that though an official conclusion will not be prone to be launched for a number of weeks, Perry’s physique is able to be launched to the household.
The 54-year-old’s household have mentioned they’re “heartbroken” following the “tragic loss” of their son.
Officers from the Los Angeles Police Division responded to a radio name simply after 4pm on Saturday for a death investigation of a male in his 50s.
The actor was finest identified for taking part in Chandler Bing on the American sitcom Buddies.
In an announcement to Individuals, Perry’s household mentioned: “We’re heartbroken by the tragic lack of our beloved son and brother.
“Matthew introduced a lot pleasure to the world, each as an actor and a pal.
“You all meant a lot to him and we respect the large outpouring of affection.”
Perry’s physique was present in a scorching tub at his residence, in line with unnamed sources cited by the Los Angeles Occasions and movie star web site TMZ.
The actor, who was nominated for an Emmy for his position in Buddies, starred alongside Jennifer Aniston, Matt LeBlanc, Lisa Kudrow, David Schwimmer and Courteney Cox – who performed Perry’s on-screen spouse, Monica Geller.
The actors reunited on display for the primary time in 2021 after the present ended its celebrated 10-year run in 2004, having develop into a popular culture phenomenon.
Round a 12 months in the past, Perry launched into a press tour for the discharge of his memoir Buddies, Lovers, And The Massive Horrible Factor: A Memoir.
He spoke about his battle with habit – together with a near-death expertise in 2019 after his colon burst because of opioid use.
Perry recalled one occasion when Aniston confronted him about being inebriated whereas filming.
“I do know you are ingesting,” he remembered her telling him.
“We are able to scent it,” she mentioned in what Perry referred to as a “sort of bizarre however loving method” – including: “The plural ‘we’ hit me like a sledgehammer.”