According to The Associated Press, the cause of Chris Cornell’s death has been confirmed. A medical examiner has determined that the iconic singer committed suicide by hanging. As we reported earlier, the 52 year old musician was found unresponsive in the bathroom of a Detroit hotel room last night shortly after Soundgarden’s set at Fox Theater. A full autopsy report, including toxicology results, has not yet been completed.
BREAKING: Medical examiner determines Soundgarden singer Chris Cornell committed suicide by hanging in Detroit.
— The Associated Press (@AP) May 18, 2017