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Alec Musser's cause of death has been revealed: All My Children star and fitness model died by suicide from a self-inflicted gunshot at the age of 50

All My Children star Alec Musser died by suicide from a self-inflicted gunshot wound on Friday at age 50.

The former fitness model, who was also known for his guest role on “Desperate Housewives,” was found dead by his fiancée Paige Press on Saturday, January 13, with an apparent gunshot wound to the chest in his Del Mar home , California.

According to a news release from the San Diego County Medical Examiner's Office issued Tuesday, Musser was found in his bathroom after Press killed him alive on Friday, Jan. 12.

The press declared it was the “worst day of my life” when they confirmed the actor had died.

The couple got engaged last year and Press posted a series of throwback photos on her Instagram Story as a tribute to the late actor.

All My Children star Alec Musser died by suicide from a self-inflicted gunshot wound on Friday at age 50; seen in 2006

The former fitness model, who was also known for his guest role on

The former fitness model, who was also known for his guest role on “Desperate Housewives,” was found dead by his fiancée Paige Press on Saturday, January 13, with an apparent gunshot wound to the chest in his Del Mar home , California

“Rest to the love of my life,” she wrote on Instagram via a “vision board for 2023” where she posted photos of him and engagement pictures. “I will never stop loving you.”

Over a photo of them appearing together on the red carpet, she wrote: “Today is the worst day of my life. “We were so happy.”

“You were the best fiancé I could find.” [sic] “Everything I've ever wanted,” she posted alongside a photo of him surprising her with matching Mercedes-Benz G-Class SUVs. “I don’t even think I can drive my station wagon anymore.”

Messer's uncle also confirmed the tragic news to TMZ, but also did not provide any information about his cause of death.

Musser previously played the role of Del Henry on the long-running television series All My Children.

He landed the role in July 2005 after winning the second season of the SOAPnet original series I Wanna Be a Soap Star.

He appeared in a total of 43 episodes until his exit from the drama series in 2007.

He also appeared in Grown Ups, Desperate Housewives, Road to the Altar and Rita Rocks.

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“Shout out to the love of my life,” Page wrote on a “2023 vision board” where she posted photos of him and engagement pictures. 'I will never stop loving you

The New York native was an avid athlete and also a fitness model since childhood.

After graduating from the University of San Diego, he began working with the professional ski patrol at Mammouth Mountain.

There he was discovered by an agent for his first modeling job at Abercrombie and Fitch.

The soap star, best known for

Messer's uncle also confirmed the tragic news, but did not provide any information about his cause of death; Seen in 2010

In his last Instagram post four days ago, he showed himself doing one of his favorite outdoor activities, surfing

In his last Instagram post four days ago, he showed himself doing one of his favorite outdoor activities, surfing

The couple got engaged last year after dating for six years

The couple got engaged last year after dating for six years

His many other modeling credits include GQ, Cosmopolitan, Men's Health, Speedo and Target.

After landing national commercials, he auditioned for “I Wanna Be a Soap Star.”

He has not been active in Hollywood in recent years, but has remained present on social media as he often posts about his active lifestyle and fitness journey.

In his last Instagram post four days ago, he showed himself doing one of his favorite outdoor activities, surfing.

In the comments section, many of his fans left touching tributes, remembering his memory and expressing their condolences to his loved ones.

Adam Sandler, who worked with Musser on Grown Ups, shared a heartbreaking tribute to his former co-star.

“I loved this guy,” he wrote in a caption alongside a photo of Musser in their 2010 comedy. “I can't believe he's gone.”

The 57-year-old actor continued: “Such a wonderful, funny, good man.” Thinking of Alec Musser and his family and sending all my love. “A truly great treasure of a person.”

She also shared a photo of them enjoying an evening together from the beginning of their relationship

She also shared a photo of them enjoying an evening together from the beginning of their relationship

“You were the best fiancé I could find.” [sic]

“You were the best fiancé I could find.” [sic] “Everything I've ever wanted,” she posted alongside a photo of him surprising her with matching Mercedes-Benz G-Class SUVs. “I don’t even think I can drive my station wagon anymore.”

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“Rue will never stop loving her dad,” she wrote over a photo of Musser driving and holding her dog as a puppy

After her first tribute, Messer's fiancée Paige Press also shared a photo of them enjoying an evening together from the beginning of their relationship.

“We look like babies here,” she wrote about the throwback photo. “That was 6 years ago.”

She also shared snaps of them ice skating and on a private jet with their dog Calle.

The press also published a picture of them hiking at golden hour with their dog and on the beach at sunset.

“Rue will never stop loving her dad,” she wrote over a photo of Musser driving and holding her dog as a puppy.

“You were the best dog dad,” she captioned a photo of Musser with her two dogs, alongside a broken and crying emoji. “RIP 04/11/71 – 01/13/24.”

“You were the best dog dad,” she captioned a photo of Musser with her two dogs, alongside a broken and crying emoji.  “QUIET 04/11/71 – 01/13/24”

“You were the best dog dad,” she captioned a photo of Musser with her two dogs, alongside a broken and crying emoji. “QUIET 04/11/71 – 01/13/24”

Adam Sandler, who worked with Musser on Grown Ups, shared a heartbreaking tribute to his former co-star

Adam Sandler, who worked with Musser on Grown Ups, shared a heartbreaking tribute to his former co-star

She also shared a photo of her engagement ring, presumably from the moment he proposed to her on the beach last year

She also shared a photo of her engagement ring, presumably from the moment he proposed to her on the beach last year

She also shared a photo of one of his modeling photos with the caption:

She also shared a photo of one of his modeling photos with the caption: “The best model @abercrombie ever had”

She also shared a photo of her engagement ring, presumably from the moment he proposed to her on the beach last year.

She wrote, “I will never take my ring off. 'I love you forever.'

Press also published an excerpt from a book she once gave him, titled “What I Love About Alec by Paige.”

She also shared a photo of one of his modeling photos with the caption: “The best model @abercrombie has ever had.”

She also posted a tribute to her boyfriend Jamie Corroon.