It was true.
Today, my only childhood celebrity crush committed suicide. And many, including myself, can't fathom why a 29 year old would take their own life. Maybe it was depression. Maybe it was substance abuse. Who knows? Possibly, no one except him.
His manager said in a statement today, "It is with great sadness that I announce that Lee Thompson Young tragically took his own life this morning...Lee was more than just a brilliant young actor, he was a wonderful and gentle soul who will be truly missed. We ask that you please respect the privacy of his family and friends as this very difficult time."
Full story here.