UPDATE: Jim Carrey has released a statement about his on-and-off girlfriend's tragic death saying, "I am shocked and deeply saddened by the passing of my sweet Cathriona. She was a truly kind and delicate Irish flower, too sensitive for this soil, to whom loving and being loved was all that sparkled. My heart goes out to her family and friends and to everyone who loved and cared about her. We have all been hit with a lightning bolt."
Devastating news for actor and comedian Jim Carrey.
According to TMZ, the 53-year-old's on-and-off-again girlfriend, Cathriona White, has committed suicide. She was just 28.
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Law enforcement tells the site that they responded to a call in the L.A. area on Monday night and allegedly found a suicide note stating that the brunette beauty and Jim had broken up on Sept. 24.
That same day, Cathriona tweeted:
Signing off Twitter, I hope I have been a light to my nearest and dearest. ✌🏼️❤️ to yo all— Cathriona white (@littleirishcat) September 24, 2015
Signing off Twitter, I hope I have been a light to my nearest and dearest. ✌🏼️❤️ to yo all
Sources believe she died from a drug overdose, though an official cause of death has yet to be determined.
The duo reportedly met in 2012 and dated for a few months before calling it quits. They rekindled their romance in May of this year.
This story is still developing...
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