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Family of Lee Thompson Young ('Jett Jackson') asks for privacy

Family of Lee Thompson Young ('Jett Jackson') asks for privacy

The family of Lee Thompson Young is asking for privacy after the actor was found dead in his North Hollywood home Monday morning. Authorities responded to the home in the 5400 block of Tujunga Avenue shortly after 8 a.m. and discovered the body of the 29-year-old actor, LAPD spokeswoman Rosie Herrera said. The Los Angeles County coroner is investigating the death. A law enforcement source told The Times that the death was being investigated as a possible suicide. “It is with great sadness that I announce that Lee Thompson Young tragically took his own life this morning," Young's manager, Jonathan Baruch, said in a statement. “Lee was more than just a...

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