Al Rogo Vivo has confirmed that Stephanie Sherk has died of suicide and that she would have been found sunk in the bottom of the pool of her house.
The official cause of death is drowning.
The actress is the wife of actor Demian Bichir, and although several media reports that he is 37, the court report shows that he was 43 years old.
On Wednesday, April 24, the same actor announced sad news via social networks.
"On behalf of the family of Sherk and the family of Bichir Nara, with unimaginable pain I inform you that our beloved Stephanie Sherk, my beloved wife, died in complete tranquility on 20 April this year."
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Dear friends, On behalf of the Sherk and the Bichir Nájera families, it is with inconceivable pain that I announce that on April 20, 2019, our dearest Stefanie Sherk, my beloved and loving wife, passed away peacefully. It has been the saddest and toughest time of our lives and we don’t know how much time it will take for us to overcome this pain. Stefanie’s beautiful, angelical and talented presence will be immensely missed. We will hold Stefanie in our hearts forever. We thank everybody beforehand for their prayers and we respectfully ask for your understanding so we may grieve in peace and privacy in these incredibly difficult times. It is our sincerest hope that our beautiful Stefanie, my angel and love of my life, will rest in eternal peace. Queridos amigos, A nombre de la familia Sherk y la familia Bichir Nájera, con un dolor indescriptible, les informo que nuestra hermosa Stefanie Sherk, mi amada esposa, falleció en completa paz, el pasado 20 de Abril del año en curso. Han sido los días más tristes y dolorosos de nuestras vidas y no sabemos cuánto tiempo nos llevará sobreponernos a este dolor. La hermosa, angelical y talentosa presencia de mi Stefanie será echada de menos profundamente y permanecerá en nuestros corazones para siempre. Agrademos a todos de antemano sus oraciones y de manera respetuosa pedimos su comprensión para que podamos vivir este luto en paz y privacidad en estos momentos tan difíciles para todos nosotros. Es nuestra más sincera esperanza que nuestra amada Stefanie, mi ángel y amor de mi vida, descanse eternamente en paz.
According to reports, this is Bichir along with other relatives who called the paramedics, and they tried to revive the actress. She was taken to a local hospital where she died on April 20th.
The Los Angeles Police Department has begun investigating the event, according to media reports such as People, Daily Mail and The Blast.
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