Regina King's Son Ian Alexander's Disturbing Last Tweets Revealed

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Many are still grieving the shocking death of Regina King 's 26-year old son Ian Alexander, who died by suicide over the weekend . Although further details about the heartbreaking incident have yet to be revealed, fans dug up a few of Ian's old tweets that showed a gloomier side to the Oscar winning star's son. Just five days before his passing, Ian tweeted:

“You know that episode of SpongeBob where they go inside his brain and it’s a bunch of mini spongebobs just losing their s–t…..yea that one really hits home."

In a follow up tweet, Ian spoke about his relationship with social media, and the impact it's had on his mental health, sharing:

“I don’t think instagram is healthy for me.”

News broke on Friday that the 26-year old DJ -- and only child of King's -- had died just days after celebrating his birthday. The Harder We Fall actress confirmed the news to People in a statement, revealing:

"Our family is devastated at the deepest level by the loss of Ian. He is such a bright light who cared so deeply about the happiness of others. Our family asks for respectful consideration during this private time. Thank you.”

Many of King's friends, family and colleagues have rallied around her during this devastating time. Kid Cudi tweeted:

“My heart hurts for Regina King and her family. God please watch over them.”

Journalist Marc Lamont Hill shared:

"Sending all of my love and condolences to Regina King. I pray that she’s surrounded by love and healing energy."

Our thoughts and well wishes are with Regina King and her family at this time.

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Roosevelt Ross

we should be vigilant on sm to know that what someone post may mean their mental health is in jeopardy, friends and family need to physically get to them quickly for them to get the help they may need, sending an encouraging text ain't it, condolences to family.

Tammi Kittrell Furtado

PLEASE everyone who reads this, If you're suicidal, get help. if you know anybody that is very depressed try to help them. My brother committed suicide on April 25th 2017 at the age of 40, my only sibling. We still miss him direction and unbelievable. The family members and friends that are left over after someone takes their life are devastated, it just leaves an empty space and void. PLEASE GET HELP!!!🙏🏻💔

Norris Southall

I give Ms. King and her family my heart felt condolences. May OUR father God be with you and yours in your time of need. May his mercy and grace be great comfort to you. I pray that you find peace and understanding and that GOD has your back ALWAYS. Please believe if there is anything I can do to ease your pain I offer UNCONDITIONALLY from the bottom of MY heart❤.


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