Shortly after midnight on May 18th, Detroit officers responded to a frantic call. After a short while, officers pronounced him dead at the scene. Officers discovered Chris Cornell with an exercise band around his neck. Photographs show the exercise band that the singer used to hang himself on the bathroom door. Autopsy reports also confirm that the singer had a ligature mark around his neck. Alternatively, Cornell may have been engaged in a masturbation technique designed to heighten pleasure through partial asphyxiation. Those games can quickly go awry. Detroit coroners, however, ruled it a straight suicide by hanging. The hotel operator apparently had hung up on her.
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