Updated — Sept. 30, 1:10 pm
Jim Carrey has spoken out about the suspected suicide of his girlfriend, Cathriona White.
In a statement to Us Weekly, he said, "I am shocked and deeply saddened by the passing of my sweet Cathriona. She was a truly kind and delicate Irish flower, too sensitive for this soil, to whom loving and being loved was all that sparkled. My heart goes out to her family and friends and to everyone who loved and cared about her. We have all been hit with a lightning bolt."
Updated — Sept. 30, 11: 50 am
Jim Carrey’s on-again, off-again girlfriend Cathriona White has reportedly committed suicide. She was 28-years-old.
According to TMZ, LAPD responded to a call in the LA area yesterday, Sept. 29. Once on the scene, they found the body of the 53-year-old’s late girlfriend.
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Sources tell the outlet that she left a suicide note — in which she not only mentions the funny man, but also claims that they most recently broke up on Sept. 24.
Signing off Twitter, I hope I have been a light to my nearest and dearest. ✌🏼️❤️ to yo all— Cathriona white (@littleirishcat) September 24, 2015
Signing off Twitter, I hope I have been a light to my nearest and dearest. ✌🏼️❤️ to yo all
Law enforcement sources allegedly believe she took her own life by overdosing on pills.
Two pals reportedly discovered her lifeless body when they went to check on her last night.
The Liar Liar actor and Cathriona met in 2012 and dated for a few months before calling it quits. They most recently rekindled their romance in May.
Our thoughts are with her family and loved ones during this difficult time.