Missing ex-child star Matthew Mindler was found dead in Pennsylvania

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Matthew Mindler, ex-child star, best known for his role in Our Idiot Brother had been missing since last Wednesday. He was found dead on Saturday August 28 near his college campus in Pennsylvania.

Matthew Mindler, ex-child star, was found dead on Saturday. Missing since last Wednesday, the 19-year-old owes his notoriety for his role in the film. Our Idiot Brother released in 2011.

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A statement from the president of his university in Pennsylvania announces his passing: “It is with a mourning heart that I announce the passing of Matthew Mindler, 19, of Hellertown, Pa., A freshman at Millersville University. Our thoughts, full of comfort and peace, are with his friends and family during this difficult time. “

After several days of searches by local police and university security services, the former child star was found inert in the Township of Manor, near his university campus.

The cause of death is still unknown

He had been seen for the last time the day before his disappearance, Tuesday August 24 in the early evening leaving his dormitory, according to a surveillance camera. The police had asked for help on social media to find him.

Police are asking for help in finding 20-year-old Matthew Mindler, a first-year student from Hellertown, PA, who has been missing since Tuesday evening August 24, 2021. Matt was reported missing to University Police late last evening after he did not return to his room (cont’d)ud83dudc47 pic.twitter.com/dgU2UOXlUm

— Millersville University (@millersvilleu) August 26, 2021

His body has been taken to Lancaster County Forensic Center, a “further investigation” to be carried out. The cause of death remains unknown to this day.

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The 19-year-old has starred in several films and short films. He is largely known for his role in comedy Our Idiot Brother, where he plays River and shares the bill with the famous Paul Rudd, as well as Elizabeth Banks and Zooey Deschanel. He got a role in a TV movie called Chad: An American Boy in 2016. In 2009, he also appeared in an episode of the series As the World Turns in the skin of “Halloween Boy”.