Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington dies of apparent suicide, TMZ reports

Posted at 12:39 PM, Jul 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-07-20 14:39:01-04

PALOS VERDES, Calif. – Chester Bennington, the lead singer of the rock band Linkin Park, has committed suicide, according to areport from TMZ.

TMZ says Bennington hanged himself inside a home in Palos Verdes Estates in Los Angeles. His body was found Thursday just before 9 a.m.

Bennington was 41 years old.

This is a developing story.