A police log offers first official confirmation of a suicide attempt

By Mike Fleeman
Updated August 28, 2007 12:00 PM

Santa Monica police confirmed that officers responded to an attempted suicide at Owen Wilson’s house, according to the police log.

The department’s “Call for Service Report” posted online shows that the report came in at 12:08 p.m. Sunday from Wilson’s 23rd Street address and that officers cleared the case five hours later.

The call was logged as “Attempt Suicide” – the first official confirmation of the reason for the call.

No other details were provided.

Wilson, 38, was recovering at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He issued a statement pleading for privacy to allow him to “receive care and heal in private during this difficult time.”

• Reporting by ALEXIS CHIU