The Los Angeles Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner added, "The manner of death was certified as a suicide".
Troyer was most famous for his role as "Mini-Me" in the Austin Powers films, but also had roles in Men In Black and Jingle All The Way, before going on to appear in Celebrity Big Brother and Celebrity Juice.
On April 3, he was transported by ambulance to a Van Nuys hospital from his home in North Hollywood, located in the 8000 block of Teesdale Avenue, after reported alcohol intoxication, the release stated. "The family appreciates that they have this time to grieve privately".
'Verne was an extremely caring individual.
"It is with great sadness and incredibly heavy hearts to write that Verne passed away today", read the post. He wanted to make everyone smile, be happy, and laugh.
He struggled with addiction for years before his death, and spent multiple stints in rehab.
"Anybody in need, he would help to any extent possible", it continued. "Verne hoped he made a positive change with the platform he had and worked towards spreading that message everyday". "As you know, I've battled alcohol addiction in the past and while it's not always been an easy fight, I'm willing to continue my fight day by day".
The Baywatch star posted "R.I.P Verne Troyer" along with the image.