Chester Bennington the lead singer of Linkin Park has reportedly been found lifeless!!! He devoted suicide by hanging himself at a non-public residence in Palos Verdes Estates in Los Angeles County on Thursday morning. The singer had a historic previous of drug and alcohol abuse.
The band was presently on its “One More Light” world tour, which was scheduled to stop on the Xfinity Center on July 27 in Mansfield, Massachusetts.
A spokeswoman for the Palos Verdes Estates police declined to answer questions on whether or not or not Chester Bennington had been found lifeless. She suggested “At 8.56am officers were called to the 2800 block of Via Victoria”
Bennington’s suicide acquired right here on the day of his late good pal Chris Cornell’s birthday. The Soundgarden rocker killed himself in May by hanging. Cornell would have turned 53.
Chester, along with Linkin Park guitarist Brad Delson, had carried out Leonard Cohen’s ‘Hallelujah’ for the group of mourners at Cornell’s funeral, loads of whom have been moved to tears.
The frontman had been open about his historic previous of substance abuse and admitted in a single interview in 2011 that he had as quickly as been a ‘full blown, raging alcoholic’. He moreover spoke out about being sexually abused as a seven-yr-earlier, saying he had been molested by an older male good pal.
He’s a Father too!
He had six youngsters from his two marriages. He had been married to his second partner Talinda Ann Bentley for 12 years. He was pretty a loving family man.