Jim Carrey's Girlfriend Has Reportedly Committed Suicide

Cathriona White's final tweet said, "I hope I have been a light to my nearest and dearest."

Jim Carrey's girlfriend, Cathriona White, has committed suicide, TMZ reports (opens in new tab). An Irish native who was just 28 years old, White was reportedly (opens in new tab) discovered by two friends on Monday night at a residence in L.A., where she had died presumably of a drug overdose.

Carrey, 53, began dating White in 2012, but the relationship only last a few months. Then, in May of this year, US Weekly (opens in new tab) reported that the couple rekindled their romance—but it appears that they broke up again before White's suicide.

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Carey tweeted two photographs in September, giving "photo credit" in the tweets to White.

Meanwhile, White seemed fatalistic in her final tweet, sent September 24:

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According to CDC data from 2013, suicide was the second-leading cause of death in the U.S. for 15- to 34-year-olds.  If you or someone you know is at risk for suicide, contact the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention (opens in new tab) hotline at 1-800-273-TALK.