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Posted: August 13, 2014 at 4:24 a.m.

Robin Williams hanged himself with a belt at his home, a coroner's office official said Tuesday in providing the first details of the actor's death. A personal assistant knocked on Williams' bedroom door around 11:45 a.m. Monday and grew concerned when he did not answer, Lt. Keith Boyd, an assistant deputy chief coroner for Marin County, Calif., said at a news conference.

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