Late actress Brittany Murphy’s husband Simon Monjack has been found dead at his Hollywood Hills home, according to the Los Angeles Police Department.
The cause of death is unknown at this stage.
The LA Times reports:
“At 9:24 p.m. Sunday, the Los Angeles Fire Department responded to a 911 call for an “unspecified medical aid request,” according to spokesman Brian Humphrey. Fire Department personnel provided medical services to Monjack, and he was pronounced dead, according to a Los Angeles police sergeant, who declined to give his name, at the Hollywood Station late Sunday night. The sergeant said detectives were arriving at the home.”
TMZ reports that Murphy’s mother, Sharon Murphy found Monjack unconscious in his master bedroom around 9:24PM, and dialled 911.
Screenwriter Monjack, 39, died just five months after the death of his wife.
His late wife Murphy died on December 20, 2009 from pneumonia, complicated by an iron deficiency, anemia and multiple drug intoxication. He was just 32.