Glee Star Mark Salling Commits Suicide Near his Los Angeles Residence Glee Star Mark Salling

Mark Salling, best known for his role as Noah “Puck” Puckerman on Fox’s musical comedy-drama “Glee,” has died.

According to sources, Salling, who was arrested and charged with possession of child pοrnography in December 2015, committed suicide.  He was 35-years-old.

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The shows former vocal coordinator, Tim Davis, issued a statement via Twitter. ‘Having compassion for #MarkSalling in no way minimizes his crimes, nor does it minimize the pain and devastation of the victims of those crimes,’ The message was quickly re-tweeted and/or liked by multiple Glee actors.

His other co-stars followed suit with social media tributes as the day went on. Salling’s body was found ‘hanging from a tree’ near a little league baseball field close to his Sunland home in Los Angeles, California on Tuesday morning. He was 35 at the time of his death.

Salling pleaded guilty to possession of child abuse images in October last year and was awaiting sentencing, after authorities were reportedly tipped off by an ex-girlfriend.

As part of his plea he agreed to serve between four and seven years in prison. He would also have been required to register as a sex offender.

Glee Star Mark Salling Gossip News and Trivia

Mark Salling appeared in all six seasons of the hit Glee, which ended in 2015.
Had an active love of birds and wildlife and volunteered with the James Hunter Wildlife Rescue charity.
Mark Salling amassed a huge fortune since joining the cast of Glee eight years ago. He had an estimated worth of $275 million.
Played the guitar, piano, bass, and drums.
It took him 8 years to write the songs for his album Pipe Dreams.
Dianna Agron’s nickname for him was ‘Ookie’.
Had a dog named Hank.
Had a dog named Noah Saw Salling and Lea Michele helped him pick out that name.
Top 40/70 in Sexiest & Hottest Men in 2011.
Good friends with Rob Kardashian (Kim Kardashian’s brother). They usually hang out together or play golf.
Good friends of Dianna Agron, Lea Michele, Cory Monteith and Chord Overstreet.
Played ed piano since age five, and could also play drums, guitar, and bass.
He had English and German, and smaller amounts of Scottish, Dutch, and Irish, ancestry.
Distant cousin of actress Tiffani Thiessen.
Originally lied about his age in his Glee (2009) audition — he said he was 19, but he was really 26. Ryan Murphy finally called him out on this fib, but to Salling’s relief his older age was preferred for the role.
On December 29, 2015 Salling was arrested in connection with possession of child pornography. He was booked in downtown Los Angeles. Police obtained a warrant to search his house in Sunland, California where officers found hundreds of images on his computer. This was not his first brush with the law. He paid an ex-girlfriend $2.7 million for knocking her to the ground after she confronted him with a charge of sexual battery.

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