The American actress Vanessa Marquez, who played a part in ziekenhuisserie THERE, Thursday is shot by the police and died of her injuries.
The police of South Pasadena, near Los Angeles, responded to an emergency call when the Thursday to the home of the 49-year-old actress pulled. According to local media would be Marquez, the agents have threatened with a weapon, so that the opened fire. In retrospect turned out to be a BB-gun went, a speelgoedwapen.
The actress was at least a hit, and succumbed later to her injuries, as it was today clarified a news conference. The police was called by Marquez’ landlord, who was concerned about her health. Agents and first responders have the first one and a half hours with the actress trying to talk, before they a (fake)weapon pulled. Yet according to the police, it was not the first time that an emergency call came from the address.
Marquez played between 1994 and 1997 nurse Wendy Goldman in ziekenhuisserie THERE and dived on in Melrose place and Seinfeld. Last year, accused George Clooney of it her career to have thwarted, after racist and sexist comments on the set of THERE had been sued. The actor proclaimed when, in the press release that he had ” nothing to do with casting had to do’.
The actress spoke in the past openly about her depression and mental problems.