Friends Star Matthew Perry Found Dead After Drowning In A Jacuzzi


Matthew Perry, best known for his role as Chandler Bing on the sitcom “Friends” from 1994 to 2004, died Saturday from an apparent drowning. He was 54.

The Los Angeles Times, citing anonymous sources, said that authorities responded to Perry’s home in the Pacific Palisades neighborhood of Los Angeles at about 4 p.m. PDT, where he was found unresponsive in a hot tub.

A 911 call came in at 4:07 p.m. PDT and was treated as a water rescue, a law enforcement source, told NBC News.

Law enforcement sources did not provide a cause of death because the investigation was ongoing, the Times reported. There was no sign of foul play.

The Los Angeles Police Department’s robbery-homicide detectives are investigating the death, according to the newspaper.