A death occurred at Olivia Newton John's home (Splash News/FilmMagic)
UPDATE: On Tuesday morning, the Jupiter Police Department concluded their death investigation and classified the death as a suicide. They named the deceased as Tequesta resident Christopher Pariseleti. The autopsy indicated he died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound."Entertainment Tonight" spoke with a rep for Olivia Newton-John about the incident: "Olivia and her husband John are in shock over the tragic event that occurred at their Florida home yesterday. At this time we are awaiting additional information from investigators, but can confirm that the couple was not in Florida at the time and, the deceased was not a family member." ========================
A dead 42-year-old male was found today at the Jupiter, Florida, home of Australian pop singer Olivia Newton-John, omg! can confirm.
Police were called at 12 p.m. ET and a preliminary investigation determined that a male had sustained a gun shot wound and was dead at the time of officers arrived on the scene.
"I know that there's a lot going out right now that it was a suicide," Sergeant Scott Pascarella tells omg!. "We haven't confirmed that to any media outlets though."
The Jupiter Police Department is continuing to work closely with the Jupiter Inlet Colony Police Department concerning this death investigation, which is ongoing. The investigation is currently pending an outcome of an autopsy report. The autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday.
The identity of the man is not being made public although he was a contractor hired by the homeowners.
The police sergeant also confirms that the residents were not home at the time of the incident. Newton-John, 64, and her husband, 61-year-old herb company founder John Easterling, are currently out of town.
"There's nothing suspicious at this point," the Sergeant Pascarella added. Additional details concerning the name of the deceased and cause of death will be released as it becomes available.
Tragedy struck the "Grease" star earlier this year. On May 24, her sister Rona Newton-John passed away from an aggressive brain tumor.
This article was originally published at 4:08 p.m. PT on Monday, August 19.
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