GILROY, Calif. - The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office has ruled the death of porn director Chico Wang a suicide.
The director was found dead in a motel room at the Economy Inn in Morgan Hill, Calif., on Sept. 29. The coroner's report issued today lists the cause of death as suicide by acute methadone intoxication.
At the time of Wang's death, police verified that the director was "implicated" in the Aug. 21 death of his girlfriend, performer Haley Paige. No official update on that investigation has yet been issued.