Actor Miura Haruma dies in apparent suicide
NHK -- Jul 19
Police sources say a popular Japanese actor, Miura Haruma, died on Saturday.

He was found hanging by the neck in his home in Minato Ward and was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead. He was 30 years old.

Sources say Miura's manager went to check on him when he did not show up for work. The manager found Miura hanging and called the police.

They say investigators found what appears to be a will in Miura's room and they suspect he committed suicide.

Miura appeared in many TV dramas and movies, including "The Eternal Zero," for which he won an award from the Japan Academy Film Prize Association for excellence as a supporting actor. He also performed in a number of NHK drama series and hosted a travel show on NHK.

俳優の三浦春馬さん(30)が自宅マンションで意識不明の状態で見つかって死亡が確認された件で、所属事務所のアミューズがホームページで三浦さんの死亡を公表しました。  事務所のホームページには「弊社所属の三浦春馬が2020年7月18日に亡くなりました。ファンの皆様、関係者の皆様におかれましては、ご心配、ご迷惑をお掛けしておりますが、詳細に関しましては現在、確認中であり、改めてご報告させて頂きますので、何卒ご了承のほどよろしくお願い申し上げます」とつづられています。関係者によりますと、三浦さんは18日午後0時半ごろ、東京・港区の自宅マンションで首をつった状態で見つかりました。三浦さんは意識不明のまま病院に搬送されましたが、その後に死亡が確認されました。現場からは遺書も見つかっていて、状況などから自殺を図ったとみられています。
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