Police said a woman called police around 9:30 a.m. PT and reported that she had found Seau unconscious with a gunshot wound to the chest. Police responded and found Seau's body in one of the bedrooms.
"Life saving efforts were formed on Mr. Seau," police said in a press conference. "However, they were not successful. Mr. Seau has deceased. This case at this point is being investigated as a suicide. A handgun was found near the body. As you can see this is a very fluid situation and our investigators are continuing their investigation in this matter. Pur hearts and prayers as a city go out to the Seau family."