Actor Hagen Mills died on Tuesday in a suicide attempt, according to Mayfield, KY police. He was 29 years old.
Mills, best known for his role in Baskets, was found by police when police responded to reports of a shooting.
Police have determined that the actor had detained his four-year-old daughter, whom he shares with Erica Price and his mother at his home.
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When Erica Price arrived, police said that Mills had shot her several times before dying by suicide.
Erica was injured but was able to leave the house and call 911. Her mother and daughter were not injured.
Erica, 34, told police upon arrival that she had been killed by Mills, police said.
Police said Erica suffered “gunshot wounds to her arm and chest” and that she was in stable condition after being treated at the hospital.
Mills was found in the house and pronounced dead at the scene.
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The actor appeared in the TV movie Bonnie & Clyde: Justified in 2013 and the 2020 horror film Star light.
If you or someone you know is in crisis and needs help, resources are available. In an emergency, please call 911 for immediate assistance.
The Canadian Association for Suicide Prevention, Depression Hurts and Kids Help Phone 1-800-668-6868 all have ways to get help if you, or someone you know, is suffering mental health issues.
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