Jim Carrey tells ET that he was “shocked” to learn that his girlfriend, Cathriona White, was found passed in her home on Monday night.
Calling a 28-year-old his “sweet Cathriona,” Carrey says he is “deeply saddened.”
“She was a truly kind and ethereal Irish flower, too supportive for this soil, to whom amatory and being desired was all that sparkled,” a 53-year-old actor told ET in a statement. “My heart goes out to her family and friends and to everybody who desired and cared about her.”
Carrey met White in 2012 and a dual antiquated on and off for a final few years. “We have all been strike with a lightning bolt,” he continued.
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White was found nonchalant by her friend, who afterwards called 911. She was conspicuous passed during a scene and military endorse a note was also found there. Officials tell ET she might have died of a probable overdose. Her means of genocide is still being investigated though an autopsy is likely.
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