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'Glee' actor Mark Salling found dead

The former Glee star pled guilty to charges that he possessed child porn. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP) The former Glee star pled guilty to charges that he possessed child porn. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

(RNN) – Mark Salling, disgraced former star of Glee, was found dead on Tuesday at the age of 35 according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Salling's attorney Michael J. Proctor told the Associated Press, he died Tuesday.

Stalling pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography in December and was to be sentenced in March.

Because of the plea deal, he would serve four to six years in prison, and register as a sex offender. More than 50,000 images of prepubescent children were found on Salling's computer and a thumb drive.

Salling played Noah “Puck” Puckerman on the popular musical show from 2009 to 2015.

He was born in Dallas, TX, on Aug. 17, 1982. He attended the Los Angeles Music Academy of College of Music in Pasadena.

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