BREAKING: Y&R Star Kristoff St. John Hospitalized For Alleged Suicide Attempt

Kristoff St. John, Neil Winters on The Young and the Restless

Kristoff St. John is undergoing psychiatric evaluation after sending his ex-wife pictures that indicated he was suicidal.

A Worried Ex Intervenes

St. John sent ex-wife Mia St. John pictures taken with his cell phone that showed him holding a gun to his head, reported TMZ Sunday.

Mia contacted the police, who went to the actor’s house.

“When cops arrived, they confiscated 2 guns and placed Kristoff under a 72-hour hold for mental evaluation,” according to TMZ.

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A Tragic Anniversary Approaches

“Sources close to Kristoff” told the celebrity news website that St. John was “very, very upset” as the November 23rd anniversary of his son, Julian’s, suicide neared.

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We’ll bring you–hopefully only good–updates about the beloved CBS sudser actor’s condition as it becomes available.

The talented thespian, St. John, was married to Mia for four years. They had a son, Julian, and a daughter, Paris Nicole. He has a daughter, Lola, with his second ex-wife, Alana, as well.

Mia started the El Saber es Poder Foundation to battle mental illness, from which Julian suffered before he committed suicide.

Mia also Tweeted a series of messages denying that she called the police in response to suicide attempts by her ex-husband.


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Akbi Khan has been watching and loving soap operas for 31 years and writing about them for the last four. She also loves sitcoms; musicals; laughter; going dancing; spending time with family and friends; fighting for animal rights, ethical environmental stewardship, civil liberties preservation, and LGBTQ rights; and evolving along a spiritual path. She has a Master’s in rhetoric and composition. Akbi is 39 years old and lives in Ellicott City, Maryland.

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