Women were shrieking.” What happens to a show when a main character dies suddenly?
"Everyone at Rizzoli & Isles is devastated by the news of the passing of Lee Thompson Young," a rep for the show said in statement.“It is with great sadness that I announce that Lee Thompson Young tragically took his own life this morning," longtime manager Jonathan Baruch said in a statement.“Lee was more than just a brilliant young actor, he was a wonderful and gentle soul who will be truly missed."We are beyond heartbroken at the loss of this sweet, gentle, good-hearted, intelligent man. Lee will be cherished and remembered by all who knew and loved him, both on- and off screen, for his positive energy, infectious smile and soulful grace.We send our deepest condolences and thoughts to his family, to his friends and, most especially, to his beloved mother." Law enforcement officials told FOX411 they could not yet comment on Young's death.