Actress Alicia Witt saved her household life comparatively non-public as she attained stardom, however her dad and mom Robert and Diane Witt grew to become the topic of headlines after their mysterious deaths.
The Walking Dead alum, 46, introduced the information in a press release launched on Tuesday, December 21. “I reached out to a cousin who lives close to my parents to check on them. Sadly, the outcome was unimaginable,” she stated. “I ask for some privacy at this time to grieve and to wrap my head around this turn of events, and this surreal loss.”
Alicia requested her relative to test on her mom and father at their Worcester, Massachusetts, dwelling on Monday, December 20, after she had not heard from her dad and mom in “several days.”
Local newspaper Telegram & Gazette reported that the Nashville alum’s cousin referred to as police for help in checking on Robert and Diane. The authorities discovered the couple lifeless after they entered their dwelling however didn’t see any apparent causes of demise. Robert was 87, whereas Diane was 75.
Lieutenant Sean Murtha clarified in a press release, “There was no trauma.”
The hearth division visited Robert and Diane’s dwelling to test the air high quality after the tragedy however discovered no proof of carbon monoxide or different harmful gases. Police confirmed that the Massachusetts medical expert will carry out autopsies on the pair to find out their causes of demise.
Alicia revealed in September how her mom performed a task in her huge break when she was found by a producer from That’s Incredible! “The producer saw a photo of me reading in a magazine and got in touch and asked if I had anything I could do on the show. My mom had, at that point, taught me how to do a scene from Romeo and Juliet. I was 5,” she informed The Boston Globe. “Two years later, the casting director for Dune was searching for someone to play the role of Alia and [saw that clip]. It was serendipity.”
Although she was a baby star, the Two Weeks Notice actress defined in August 2014 that her household struggled financially when she was younger. “My parents were both teachers. My dad made about $35,000 a year and we didn’t have a car until I was, I think, 11,” she informed Marketplace. “Money was always something that we had to be careful of.”
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