What a tragedy.
It has now been revealed that Chris Cornell took his own life using a red elastic exercise band attached to a carabiner (often used for mountain climbing) to the top of his hotel bathroom door, according to TMZ.
The outlet reports the legendary artist jammed the door shut with the clip at the top, which was so tight it left an indentation in the frame.
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This news comes after his wife Vicky‘s assertion that the Soundgarden musician may have been under the influence of Ativan at the time of his death — and that he would never intentionally leave his three children behind by committing suicide.
If you are experiencing suicidal thoughts, don’t hesitate to call the National Suicide Hotline at 1-800-273-8255.