Details Released from Cory Monteithís Official Coronerís Report
Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 10.02.2013
Glee star shooting up heroin before he diedÖ
TMZ reports Cory Monteith was shooting heroin and downing champagne the night of his death, according to a final coroner's report on his passing.
Monteith was discovered alone in his Vancouver hotel room on July 13 a short time after noon. Responders arrived to the scene and reportedly discovered a "spoon with drug residue and a used hypodermic needle." Two empty champagne bottles and glasses were also there. His official cause of death was listed as "mixed drug toxicity, involving intravenous heroin use combined with the ingestion of alcohol."
Monteith also "had a history of illicit drug use with intermittent periods of rehabilitation and of abstinence from drugs." The coroner also suggested that Monteith's tolerance for substance abuse was lower than usual since he had stopped using since rehab stint in April.