Suicide Reported at Florida Home of Olivia Newton-John

Published:1:03 pm EDT, August 19, 2013| Updated:7:25 pm EDT, August 19, 2013|
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A suicide has occurred at the Florida home owned by Grease star Olivia Newton-John, reports WPBF's Chris Shepherd. According to WPTV the deceased person is a male who shot himself in the head. He is reported to be a 42 male.

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1. Neighbors Have Said John Has Not Been at the Home Recently

She reportedly lives in Florida with her second husband, John Easterling, the founder of Amazon Herb Company. The couple were married in June 2008. The house in question is in the town of Tequesta at 104 Lighthouse Dr, Jupiter, FL 33469 (above); it's unknown if this is the same home nor is it known if she is at home presently.

Chris Shepherd, a local reporter, tweeted that there's been a suicide at the home, but he doesn't know if she was home. Reports from WPTV say that John was out of town with her husband. The couple had contractors working on the house. According to some reports, a contractor was seen crying when he left the house.

According to The Palm Beach Post, the suicide will be investigated by the Jupiter PD.


2. Her Daughter Released a Suicide Themed Video in 2011

Two years ago, daughter Chloe, born in 1986, released a suicide-themed music video, reports The Daily Mail.

Chloe's father is actor Matt Lattanzi. Lattanzi coincidentally starred in Grease 2.


3. John Has Had a Difficult Year

Earlier in 2013, it was reported by The Daily Mail that John had taken anti-depressants after her boyfriend, Patrick McDermott, disappeared while on a fishing trip on the California coastline in 2005. Rumors were persistant that McDermott had faked his death in order to disappear.

In July, her sister, Rona, lost her battle with brain cancer, dying at age 70.


4. Rosie O'Donnell Was Set to Buy the Home According to Reports

John and her husband announced in May of this year that they would be selling their house in Jupiter Florida for $6.2 million. They moved into the 5,500-square-foot house after they married in 2008 and spent an upwards of $2 million on renovations. It was recently announced that Rosie Odonell is on track to purchase the home.

Rosie O'Donnell is reported to be under contract to buy the home, reports The Palm Beach Post.


5. Neighbors in the Area Include Tiger Woods and Kid Rock

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The swanky neighborhood, Jupiter Inlet Colony, close to West Palm Beach boasts Tigers Woods, Kid Rock, Burt Reynolds and Joe Namath amongst its residents. The Daily Mail reports:

Jupiter Inlet Colony is a coastal community in Palm Beach with around 360 residents and 240 homes.

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