The Proposal Actress Sandra Bullock's Stalker Found Dead After 5-Hour Standoff With SWAT Team

  • A man stalking Sandra Bullock was found dead.
  • Police found the man convicted of stalking actress Bullocks dead inside a La Crescenta house on Wednesday.
  • The man died of a self-inflicted injury, the Los Angeles County coroner's office reported.
  • The LA Police Department didn't release the man's name.

The Proposal actress Sandra Bullock's stalker was found dead inside his La Crescenta home on Wednesday after an hours-long standoff with SWAT officers.

The Los Angeles County coroner's office reported that the man named Joshua James Corbett, who was previously convicted of stalking Bullocks died of a self-inflicted injury.

Actress Sandra Bullock Joshua James Corbett

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According to NBC News, the standoff started after the LA police tried to serve a warrant at home in the 2400 block of Harmony Place early Wednesday morning. Corbett reportedly claimed that he had weapons and threatened to kill the officers.

The officers reportedly spent five hours trying to convince Corbett to leave home before they entered the house where they found the suspect dead. Detectives didn't immediately disclose the investigation involving the warrant.

Sandra Bullock's stalker found dead

Source: CBS

Corbett, 42, was convicted of trespassing into Bullock's West LA home in 2014. Then he was sentenced to 5 years probation and treatment at a mental health facility. Corbett was also given a 10-year protective order keeping him away from the actress.