Marque “Tate” Lynche, 34 — former Mickey Mouse Club star — was found dead on the evening of Dec. 6 in his NYC apartment.
According to E! News, the NYPD responded to a call from the actor/singer's apartment, but was found unresponsive on the scene.
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In a statement to E! News, a Mickey Mouse Club group called “Always in the Club” said, “It is with heavy hearts that we say goodbye to one of our family. Our 'Always In The Club' brother, Marque Tate Lynche, passed away this weekend. We are absolutely devastated by this tragic news. Our prayers and condolences go out to his brother Michael Lynche, his entire family and all of his friends. RIP sweet soul, you will be greatly missed."
As of press time, an investigation is still underway to determine the cause of death.
Our thoughts remain with his friends and family during this difficult time.