Russell Armstrong Wasn't Drinking Or Doing Drugs When He Committed Suicide, Says Coroner

Wed, September 7, 2011 4:59pm EDT by 1 Comment

Russell Armstrong’s toxicology tests came in, which prove he had no alcohol or drugs in his system when he hung himself in August. Are YOU surprised?

Russell Armstrong wasn’t under the influence when he hung himself in Beverly Hills last month and the toxicology tests prove it, reports E! News.

The report says, “Toxicology tests found that there were no drugs or alcohol in his system when he hanged himself with a piece of electrical cord last month, Los Angeles County Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter confirmed Wednesday.”

Russell, who was Taylor Armstrong‘s estranged husband, was found dead Aug. 15 and was reportedly struggling with major depression. His death was featured on the season two premiere of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills Sept. 5, but received mixed reviews. His family told HollywoodLife.com they were offended with how exploitive the show handled Russell’s tragic end.

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