BOSTON (CBS) – Robert F. Kennedy Jr.’s estranged wife Mary was found dead in her home on Wednesday afternoon.
Police believe Mary Kennedy, 52, died in an apparent suicide, though there is no official word on the cause of her death.
Kennedy lived in a home Mount Kisco, New York.
The two were married from 1994-2010 before Robert Kennedy filed divorce papers. Three days later, Mary Kennedy was arrested for drunk driving.
Mary’s family released a statement:
“We deeply regret the death of our beloved sister Mary, whose radiant and creative spirit will be sorely missed by those who loved her. Our heart goes out to her children who she loved without reservation. We have no further comment at this time.”