"MasterChef" Finalist Josh Marks Found Dead
He's battled mental illness for years and on Friday night (October 12), "MasterChef" finalist Josh Marks was found dead of an apparent suicide.
According to the Chicago police department, a call came in from a woman screaming for help and when officers arrived, they found the 26-year-old reality star with a gunshot wound in his head.
The talented chef had fallen on rough times lately, arrested in July for allegedly assaulting a police officer in Chicago.
Previously, Josh had supported the Make a Sound Project to help people struggling with suicidal thoughts. While working with the organization, he admitted to being diagnosed with bipolar disorder.
Upon hearing the news, "MasterChef" judge Gordon Ramsay tweeted, "Just heard the devastating news about Josh Marks. My thoughts are with his family & friends at this tragic time."
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