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Sage Stallone

Sylvester's Son Dies

Of Overdose

7/14/2012 6:10 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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UPDATE 10:22 PM PT --
Law enforcement sources tell us ... Sage's death does NOT appear to be a suicide.  We're told there was NO suicide note found at the scene.

Sources tell us officials DID find "numerous empty pill bottles" in the area where Sage's body was discovered. No word on what types of medication the pill bottles were for.

We're told an autopsy is scheduled for some time in the next 48 hours.

UPDATE 5:15 PM PT: 
Sylvester Stallone's rep, Michelle Bega, tells TMZ, "Sylvester Stallone is devastated and grief-stricken over the sudden loss of his son Sage Stallone.  His compassion and thoughts are with Sage's mother, Sasha.  Sage was a very talented and wonderful young man.  His loss will be felt forever."

6:04 PM PT:
Now here's a crazy picture -- the L.A. County Coroner van, flanked by a celebrity tour filled with snap-happy tourists. Welcome to Hollywood, folks.

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Sage Stallone
-- Sylvester Stallone's son -- has died and sources tell us the cause was an overdose of pills.

The details surrounding the death are still unclear .. but we're told he was found in his L.A. home by either a maid or his girlfriend. Paramedics were called to the home and pronounced him dead at the scene.

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Sources tell us authorities are trying to determine if the death was intentional or accidental.

We're told Sylvester is a "wreck."

Sage famously made his film debut alongside his father in the 1990 movie "Rocky 5" -- playing the role of Rocky's son Robert Balboa.

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He went on to act and direct in several films ... including the 1996 film "Daylight."

Sage's mother is Sasha Czack.

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aceinseattle    

My prayers are going out to Mr. Stallone and his family during this time.

794 days ago
302.

sallyf    

Dar Sly,

The world is so sorry to hear about the loss of your son..We all know how much you loved him and as he did you...May God give you the strength to endure the pain of your loss.

793 days ago
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nsirim justina precious    

Sage was such a promising young man full of life, his death is indeed very sad to me and to his family and to all his fans all over the world, my prayer is the good Lord will grant Mr Sylvester Stallone and his wife the fortitude to bear this irreparable loss, may his soul and the souls of all the faithfull departed through the mercy God rest in peace. *****IA, WEST AFRICA.

788 days ago
304.

jasseth henry    

so sorry R.I.P[

788 days ago
305.

Hellokittypink1    

Omg that suck to lose a son just like ric flair lost his son but still I am not going to lose not one more acter,actress,singer,or even a wrestler. They should stay heathy take brakes so they won't end up dead tired or getting sick like by over working to hard

277 days ago
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