Fans of Linkin Park are mourning the sudden loss of one of the band’s most iconic members

LAS VEGAS, NV - JANUARY 10: Singer Chester Bennington of Linkin Park performs at The Joint inside the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino on January 10, 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Videos by Rare

Videos by Rare

Rest in peace Chester Bennington.

The longtime front man of the rock band Linkin Park was found on Thursday at his home in Palos Verdes Estates in Los Angeles County. Law enforcement sources told TMZ that he reportedly committed suicide by hanging.

RELATED: Ryan Seacrest made a big announcement about his TV career today on “Live with Kelly and Ryan”

The tabloid reports that Bennington struggled with drugs and alcohol for years. Sources claim that he previously considered suicide after he was abused as a child by an older man.

He was married and had six children. He was only 41 years old.

What do you think?

Fearing the worst, the family of a slain police officer set up a camera at his grave — and they found it

“The Devil Inside” actor Evan Helmuth has passed away unexpectedly at just 40 years old