Youngster actor Matthew Mindler died by suicide, a Pennsylvania coroner’s workplace mentioned.
Mindler, a freshman at Millersville College in Lancaster County, was discovered lifeless Saturday close to his campus. Faculty officers mentioned the 19-year-old was found in a wooded space in Manor Township after a search by a staff of 40 folks.
The reason for loss of life continues to be pending however the method was dominated a suicide, Eric Bieber with the Lancaster County Coroner’s Workplace mentioned.
Mindler was reported lacking days earlier than his loss of life. The college mentioned in an online statement Saturday that he attended lessons earlier within the week earlier than he disappeared. Video footage from inside a residence corridor confirmed Mindler leaving his dorm room at West Villages round 8 p.m. on Aug. 24. Faculty officers mentioned he walked towards a car parking zone space and didn’t return to campus.
“Our ideas of consolation and peace are together with his family and friends throughout this tough time,” Millersville College President Daniel A. Wubah mentioned within the assertion.
His household has not publicly commented on the loss of life.
Mindler of Hellertown, Pennsylvania, starred within the 2011 movie “Our Fool Brother” with Paul Rudd, Zooey Deschanel and Elizabeth Banks. His different appearing credit embody “Chad: An American Boy,” “Final Week Tonight with John Oliver” and “Because the World Turns.”
If you happen to or somebody you recognize is in disaster, name the Nationwide Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 800-273-8255, textual content HOME to 741741 or go to SpeakingOfSuicide.com/resources for extra sources.