Medical Examiner Confirms Mary Kennedy Hung HerselfMay 18th, 2012 | By Jay Long | Category: Current Events
Mary Kennedy, former wife of Robert Kennedy Jr. was found dead in her Bedford home on Wednesday afternoon.
Local police confirmed they investigated an unattended death at 326 South Bedford Road just after 1:30 PM. Her body was found in an out building on the Westchester County property.
Early reports say Mrs. Kennedy committed suicide. Thursday, the Westchester County Medical Examiner’s Office confirmed early reports that the 52 year old Kennedy killed herself. The cause of death was entered as asphyxiation due to hanging.
Kennedy and ex-husband, the son of former Attorney general Robert Kennedy and the nephew of President John F. Kennedy, have been divorced since 2010 after sixteen years of marriage.