Songwriter's death in NYC is ruled a suicide - Article Photos 3/5

NYPD officers stand outside of the building where Joseph Brooks, the Academy Award-winning songwriter of "You Light Up My Life" is said to have killed himself earlier in the day Sunday, May 22, 2011, in New York City. Brooks, who was awaiting trial on charges of sexually assaulting more than a dozen women, was found dead Sunday of an apparent suicide in his Manhattan apartment, police said. (AP Photo/David Karp)