Chester Bennington's toxicology report reveals 'presumptive positive' for meth or ecstasy

TMZ: Chester Bennington's autopsy shows alcohol and ecstasy

The toxicology portion of the autopsy report, obtained by USA TODAY, revealed a "presumptive positive" for methamphetamine or MDMA (ecstasy) in his blood using ELISA, an antibody-based test. Police also found a prescription bottle of Zolpidem (generic Ambien) on the dresser.

A half-empty bottle of Corona beer was also found nearby, which could explain the small amount of alcohol present in his system.

Chester Bennington's autopsy report has been released and it reveals that the troubled Linkin Park singer had a history of suicidal thoughts.

In the report, the coroner wrote, "autopsy findings are characteristic of suicidal hanging".

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There were also signs Bennington, who battled depression for years, had suffered from anxiety in the hours before his death due to the pieces of fingernail found under his cell phone and on a bedroom table. The toxicology report from his autopsy was revealed on December 5, more than five months after his death, and it reveals what was in his blood stream at the time that he took his own life.

Talinda said her husband was in an outpatient treatment program before he died and had told friends he had been sober for more than six months. "When I look at it now, it's horrifying".

At the time Shuck said he knew Bennington had been drinking at the time of his death.

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