Fox News Correspondent Dominic Di-Natale Dies at 43

Dominic Di-Natale OBIT - H 2014
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The network veteran committed suicide

Dominic Di-Natale, whose work with Fox News took him around the world, has died at the age of 43. 

The journalist committed suicide, according to the Jefferson County, Colo. coroner, where Di-Natale owned property. His body was found Wednesday after a friend alerted authorities who was concerned about the journalist's frame of mind over serious health issues, Fox News reports

He started with Fox in 2007, when he began covering international news. He most recently worked as a freelancer out of Fox News' West Coast bureau in Los Angeles, before resigning in November.

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“We were extremely saddened to learn of Dominic’s passing and send our deepest condolences to his family and friends,” said a Fox News spokesperson. “He was an esteemed journalist and an integral part of our news coverage throughout the Middle East.”

Among his most notable assignments came in 2011, when he was on the ground in Pakistan following the raid that led to Osama Bin Laden's death. He interviewed Shakil Afridi, the doctor who helped the U.S. verify Bin Laden was in the area. He most recently worked in Los Angeles.

See some of his 2011 work from Pakistan below.

12:55 p.m., Dec. 12 Updated to clarify that Di-Natale resigned in November.