Cuban government sources confirm Fidel Castro Jr., committed suicide
Fidel Castro Jr. (Photo: Interviú)

According to Cuban government sources, Fidel Castro's son, Fidel Castro Jr. committed suicide Thursday morning, NBC News reported.


The death comes a little over a year after the death of his father. He was 68-years-old.

Here's a full report from the Miami Herald.

Fidel Castro's oldest son commits suicide after battle with depression

MIAMI — Fidel Castro's oldest son — Fidel "Fidelito" Castro Diaz-Balart — committed suicide Thursday, according to Cuba's state media. Castro, 68, known as "Fidelito," had been seeking medical ...