Cory Monteith was `back on beer` before death

Updated: Jul 16, 2013, 16:28 PM IST

London: Glee star Cory Monteith was spotted `drinking alcohol` just days before he died, it has been revealed.

The 31-year-old, who was found dead in a hotel room in Vancouver on Saturday, was spotted drinking in the city a week ago, just three months after a stint in rehab, the Mirror reported.

According to reports in the US, the late Canadian actor had three beers as he joked with friends.

Pathologists were focusing on the actor`s final weeks as his autopsy was carried out on Monday.