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Cory Monteith Autopsy Complete, Results Expected on Tuesday

Cory Monteith Autopsy Complete, Results Expected on Tuesday

Cory Monteith‘s autopsy has been completed, but the cause of death ruling may be delayed by toxicology reports.

“It was done today, and that included taking samples for toxicology,” B.C. Coroner Services spokeswoman Barb McLintock told THR about the 31-year-old actor’s autopsy.

The results of the initial autopsy are expected to be available tomorrow, with Cory‘s family being the first in line to know.

If the autopsy results are inconclusive, additional tests may be done to determine the cause of death for Cory, who was found dead in his Vancouver hotel room.

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  • LooseLipz

    Could even be just alcohol poisoning mixed with anti depressants?
    What a terrible waste of a talented handsome guy…

  • http://@jessyscott jessy

    I can’t deal with it! I am devastated and I will never completely recover from that ! Cory was the sweetest guy ever! May he rest in peace . We love you Cory <3

  • Sarah

    RIP sweet Cory. You will be missed :(

  • wurly

    of course, he died of cardiac arrest or heart attack as most of addicts like him had went into, see the likes of Heath Ledger, River Phoenix, Whitney Houston, Amy Winehouse etc..

  • charlotte

    So sad, so young. For those who loved him, the world has just gotten so much bigger and empty. My heart goes out to his family, friends and fans who loved him.

  • Grone

    I never tought that he was in this kind of problems….. I loved all his performances in Glee. He was quite an inpiration for young people making them think that everithing is possible and now this u.u R.I.P

  • http://computer David From Canada

    God bless you Cory! Your life was brief but left your impact in show business on a much talked about show. May you be at peace and have great adventures in the Great Beyond…..

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  • Anonymous

    Rest in Peace

  • http://kyleemumof4 looneymooney

    well for a start heath legder wasnt taking illegal drugs his were prescription drugs and ones that were supplied by his so called friend. they had a rweaction to each other and caused his death big bloody difference than whitney houston river phoenix, stupid man!

  • k

    There are murder victims whose autopsies are not done this quickly. While his death is tragic, is his autopsy so much more important than solving a murder?

  • snap crackle pop

    2 days later is not really that fast. Usually done within 24hrs unless unusual backup.
    They didn’t call the Pathologist in from their weekend break or anything.

  • May

    I can’t believe this is true. Such a talented boy that I won’t see on tv anymore… :/