LOS ANGELES (AFP)
Prominent Hollywood film director Tony Scott, whose works
included "Top Gun," has committed suicide by jumping off a bridge
in San Pedro, California, The Los Angeles Times reported late
Citing unnamed Los Angeles police sources, the newspaper said
Scott's body was pulled out of the water near the Vincent Thomas
Bridge by police and US Coast Guard officials.
According to the report investigators found a suicide note in his
car, which was parked on the bridge.
Several witnesses saw Scott climb over a fence on the bridge and
jump into the water, the paper said.
Besides "Top Gun," a blockbuster featuring Tom Cruise, Scott also
directed "Enemy of the State," "Beverly Hills Cop II" and