"I can confirm that Mark Salling died early this morning, Mark was a sweet, loving person, a person of great creativity, who did his best to atone for serious mistakes and errors in judgment," Proctor said. , asking that the public respect the privacy of Mark's family at this time.
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According to Hollywood Reporter Los The Coroner's Office of the Angeles County has not yet published an official cause of death
Mark, who played Noah Puckerman on the musical sitcom Glee pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography in October. He was arrested in late 2015, after investigators found tens of thousands of explicit images and videos of minors – the youngest of whom would have been 3 years old – on Mark's devices. In May 2016, he was charged with two counts of receiving and possessing child pornography, according to Deadline. In pleading guilty, Mark was sentenced to 20 years imprisonment and served between four and seven years behind bars, in addition to paying a fine of $ 50,000 to each victim who lodged them. formally requested
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The sentencing hearing was set in March, according to People . After pleading guilty, Mark was legally required to register as a sex offender, to enroll in a treatment program and to stay at least 100 feet from the places that the children could visit, such as children. playgrounds and playrooms. He was also prohibited from contacting persons under 18 years of age.
TMZ reported in October that Mark allegedly cut his wrists and was transported to the hospital before entering into his plea agreement. At the time, Proctor denied the story, explaining that Mark was "physically well and … spending his time atoning for and working on himself."
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