Emergency responders were called to his home on Saturday to find Matthew Perry “passed out in a private Jacuzzi.”
“A bystander brought the man’s head above the water to the edge and then removed him from the water as firefighters arrived,” a Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman told CNN on Monday when asked about the incident. Perry’s address. “A quick medical evaluation, unfortunately, revealed that the man had died before first responders could arrive.”
Perry is 54 years old.
The circumstances surrounding the actor’s death are being investigated by the Los Angeles Police Department and the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner, according to the LAFD.
An autopsy was performed, but investigators are awaiting the results of toxicology reports to determine Berry’s cause of death, the medical examiner’s office told CNN on Sunday. Such reports can take weeks to complete.
A law enforcement source told CNN that no foul play is suspected.
Perry’s parents, John Bennett Perry and Suzanne Morrison, and his stepfather, “Dateline” reporter Keith Morrison, were seen arriving at the actor’s home Saturday night amid a police response.
Perry’s family released a statement People “They are heartbroken at the tragic loss of our beloved son and brother,” the paper said.
“Matthew brought so much joy to the world as an actor and friend,” the statement read. “You all meant so much to him and we appreciate the tremendous outpouring of love.”