Kim Cattrall’s brother Christopher Cattrall, who was missing since Tuesday, has been found dead on his property in Lacombe County.
RCMP are investigating the circumstances surrounding his death, but preliminary information indicated that his death is not considered suspicious.
The Sex and the City star tweeted Sunday afternoon that her family is asking for privacy.
It is with great sadness that myself and my family announce the unexpected passing of our son and brother, Chris Cattrall. At this time we ask for privacy. We want to thank you all on social media for your outpouring of love and support in this trying time. pic.twitter.com/n4dQAMrTvS
— Kim Cattrall (@KimCattrall) February 4, 2018
The actress had taken to social media earlier on Sunday to locate her missing brother.
In an earlier Instagram post, Cattrall had said that her brother’s keys, cellphone and wallet were left on a table in the house. The front door was unlocked and seven dogs were left alone.
Chris Cathrall was 55.