CNN’s reporting that 28-year old actor Heath Ledger has been found dead in
his Brooklyn apartment a SoHo apartment.
More as story develops…
Update: From NY Times: [Ledger] was found dead this afternoon in an apartment in Manhattan owned by the actress Mary-Kate Olsen, according to the New York City police. Mr. Ledger was 28… [He] unconscious on a bed, with pills scattered around his body.”
Update 2: TMZ reports that the SoHo apartment was not owned by Mary-Kate Olsen.
Also, here is a picture from outside a mysterious SoHo apartment, where Heath Ledger was found dead this afternoon. The photographer tells us that the man in the photo on the right is a detective who answered questions. Said photographer also writes, “Cops were kicking paparazzi off the street and 20 feet away on the sidewalk…Medical examiner truck has pulled up. Awaiting the body” Thus begins what will no doubt become a maddening scene the likes of which SoHo has not seen since the Apple store opened.