“Lea is deeply grateful for all the love and support she’s received from family, friends, and fans. Since Cory’s passing, Lea has been grieving alongside his family and making appropriate arrangements with them,” reads the statement, obtained by People exclusively.
“They are supporting each other as they endure this profound loss together. We continue to ask the media to respect the privacy of Lea and Cory’s family.”
In a statement released on Tuesday it states the Glee star “died of a mixed drug toxicity, involving heroin and alcohol” after an autopsy and toxicological testing was conducted.