Chester Bennington Toxicology Report Shows Traces of Alcohol and Ecstasy

December 5, 2017
By Scott T. Sterling Update: Linkin Park’s Chester Bennington Did Not Take Ecstasy Before He Died Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington had traces of MDMA (AKA Ecstasy) and alcohol in his system when he died. Related: Linkin Park Honor Chester Bennington at Emotional Tribute Show This is according to Bennington's toxicology report, which was obtained by TMZ. Authorities also found a prescription bottle of Zolpidem (generic Ambien), a half-empty pint glass of Corona and an empty bottle of Stella Artois nearby at his time of death. Bennington died by suicide on July 20th. He was 41 years old.