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Peaches Geldof died from heroin overdose?

Peaches Geldof died from heroin overdose?

Apr 30 2014, 7:46pm CDT | by

Peaches Geldof reportedly died of a heroin overdose. The 25-year-old socialite's body was found at the home she shared with husband Thomas Cohen and sons Phaedra, one, and Astala, two, in Wrotham,...

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Peaches Geldof died from heroin overdose?

Apr 30 2014, 7:46pm CDT | by

Peaches Geldof reportedly died of a heroin overdose.

The 25-year-old socialite's body was found at the home she shared with husband Thomas Cohen and sons Phaedra, one, and Astala, two, in Wrotham, Kent, England, on April 7, and detectives will officially announce her cause of death at an inquest on Thursday morning (01.05.14).

North West Kent Coroner Roger Hatch will confirm the results of a toxicology test, which found Peaches' died as a direct result of the class-A drug, and the inquest at Gravesend Old Town Hall will be immediately adjourned, according to the UK's The Times newspaper.

The news is sure to have come as a blow to Peaches' father, Sir Bob Geldof, as her mother Paula Yates, 41, also died of an accidental heroin overdose in 2000, when Peaches' was just 11.

Police discovered no evidence of drugs paraphernalia in the house, sparking speculation that a friend or family member may have removed evidence from the property prior to the arrival of paramedics.

An autopsy carried out on the blonde beauty's body by a Home Office Pathologist shortly after her death proved inconclusive, so samples of her blood and tissue were sent off to a laboratory for further testing.

A spokesman for the police station in Kent declined to comment on reports she overdosed and added: "The inquest opens later today and that is all I can say."

The hearing is expected to last approximately 10 minutes and a full inquest into the model and TV presenter's death will take place in late July.

Peaches - who had reportedly become increasingly obsessed with her mother's death - was laid to rest last week at St Mary Magdalene and St Lawrence Church in Davington, Kent, where her father delivered a heart-breaking eulogy.

TV presenter Alexa Chung, model Kate Moss, Razorlight frontman Johnny Borrell, singer Eliza Doolittle, actress Jaime Winstone and Rolling Stones bassist Bill Wyman were among the other mourners at her funeral.

 
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Bob Geldof Blames Himself For Daughter's Death!

Oct 18 2014 11:30am CDT | Source: Posh24

In April this year, Bob Geldof experienced any parent’s worst nightmare – he lost his child. His daughter, Peaches Geldof, suddenly passed away due to a heroin overdose at the age of 25. After months of grief and despair, the singer has opened up about how he’s coping with the tradgic death of his daughter, and admits he feels like he failed her."She was super bright, too bright. She knew what life was supposed to be and God bless her, ...
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Bob Geldof Is Going to Break Your Heart into A Million Pieces Today

Oct 16 2014 3:30pm CDT | Source: Fish Wrapper

Bob Geldof lost his daughter, Peaches Geldof, to a heroin overdose earlier this year: that's heartbreaking enough, right? The thought of a man losing his wife to an overdose, then losing his daughter the exact same way? It's rough, for sure, but what's even rougher is that Bob is blaming himself for Peaches' death:"You blame yourself. You're the father who's respon ...
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1 week ago

Bob Geldof Is Going to Break Your Heart into A Million Pieces Today

Oct 16 2014 3:30pm CDT | Source: FishWrapper

Bob Geldof lost his daughter, Peaches Geldof, to a heroin overdose earlier this year: that's heartbreaking enough, right? The thought of a man losing his wife to an overdose, then losing his daughter the ex ...
Source: FishWrapper   Full article at: FishWrapper
 

 

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