Lee Thompson Young Reportedly Suffered From Bipolar Disorder

leeLate Disney star Lee Thompson Young reportedly suffered from depression and bipolar disorder before his suicide two months ago, according to released coroner’s statement.

Bipolar disorder

Young, the start of such beloved shows such as “Rizzoli & Isles” and “The Famous Jett,” was found dead in his apartment on August after taking his own life.

In the coroner’s report, it confirmed that the 29 year old late actor died of a self inflicted gunshot wound to the head. It includes witness statements, a detailed autopsy report, toxicology findings, and scene description.

One unnamed witness statement indicates that Young has a history of bipolar disorder.

Suicide threats

The Los Angeles County Coroner’s report confirmed that Young was taking medicine for his disorder. Quetiapine Fumarate tablets and Lithium capsules were found in his apartment, and both medications were detected in his blood.

Young did not leave a suicide letter behind.

The witness said that the late actor did not make any suicide threats or attempts before the incident.

A death certificate confirming the suicide was revealed on September 4.

Back on the day of Young’s death, his longtime manager said “Lee was more than just a brilliant young actor, he… will be truly missed.”