LOS ANGELES (AP) — Coroner’s officials say the death of Julia Roberts’ half-sister in February was a suicide.
An autopsy and toxicology tests led to the determination that Nancy Motes drowned in a bathtub after taking several drugs that have not yet been publicly identified.READ MORE: One Crew Member Killed, Second Wounded After Alec Baldwin Discharges Prop Gun On Movie Set In New Mexico
Los Angeles coroner’s spokesman Craig Harvey says the drugs will be listed in a full autopsy report that could be released as early as next week.
Harvey says 37-year-old Motes left behind a suicide note and that it will be turned over to her family.READ MORE: Teen Gets Up To 9 Months In Juvenile Camp For West LA Lamborghini Crash Which Killed Monique Munoz
Motes was the younger sister of actress Julia Roberts and actor Eric Roberts.
A receptionist for Julia Roberts’ publicist, Marcy Engelman, said Engelman was out of the country and unavailable to comment and that no one else was available.MORE NEWS: Daina Monroe, 18, Shot And Killed Outside Her Inglewood Home Monday, Police Searching For Gunman
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