Matthew Mindler.

Matthew Mindler.

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Matthew Mindler, who was reported missing earlier this week, has been found dead.

The former child star last attended class on Tuesday, the Millersville University Police Department said in a statement, per E! News. Variety reported the actor was found dead on Saturday at Manor Township and transported to the Lancaster County Forensic Center for “further investigation.” A cause of death has not been shared.

The student’s college, Millersville University in Pennsylvania, shared the news of his death, writing: “It is with a grieving heart that I let you know of the death of 19-year-old Matthew Mindler from Hellertown, Pennsylvania, a first-year student at Millersville University.”

Mindler was best known for his role in the 2011 film Our Idiot Brother, starring Paul Rudd, Elizabeth Banks and Zooey Deschanel. He also starred in the series As the World Turns. His last onscreen appearance was in 2016 in the TV movie Chad: An American Boy.

“Our thoughts of comfort and peace are with his friends and family during this difficult time,” his University shared in a statement.

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