Tag: Inquests

Mum found daughter, 23, dead after she had stayed behind when family went on holiday

Mum found daughter, 23, dead after she had stayed behind when family went on holiday

A mum found the body of her daughter who had taken her life when she returned home from a country…

Dad shot by crossbow told 999 call to 'tell his children he loved them'

Dad shot by crossbow told 999 call to ‘tell his children he loved them’

A father-of-two who called 999 after his neighbour fatally shot him with a crossbow asked emergency services to tell his…

Oversized trainers may have caused boy, 10, to die in school football game fall

Oversized trainers may have caused boy, 10, to die in school football game fall

A 10-year-old who died after falling and banging his head while playing football at school was wearing oversized trainers which…

Little girl's tragic call to gran after discovering mum, 28, had died in her sleep

Little girl’s tragic call to gran after discovering mum, 28, had died in her sleep

A young mum was found by her seven-year daughter after dying a “totally unexpected” death in her sleep, an inquest…

Russian dissident strangled with dog lead before suicide was staged, inquest hears

Russian dissident strangled with dog lead before suicide was staged, inquest hears

An exiled Russian businessman and Putin critic was strangled with a dog lead by someone who then staged a suicide,…

Woman took fatal drink and drugs cocktail after years of abusive ex's 'mental torture'

Woman took fatal drink and drugs cocktail after years of abusive ex’s ‘mental torture’

A former Selfridges department store assistant took a fatal cocktail of drink and drugs after she was left haunted by…

Patient, 21, who called 999 from hospital bed died after 'delay in treatment'

Patient, 21, who called 999 from hospital bed died after ‘delay in treatment’

A 21-year-old NHS patient died after staff delayed his treatment and did not understand his sickle cell disease, a coroner…

Riddle of the Cadillac Killers 30 years after man and lover died nine months apart

Riddle of the Cadillac Killers 30 years after man and lover died nine months apart

It’s a double killing – nine months apart – that has baffled detectives and neighbours in a sleepy village for…

Patient, 21, died after calling 999 from hospital bed when 'staff refused him oxygen'

Patient, 21, died after calling 999 from hospital bed when ‘staff refused him oxygen’

A man called 999 while in hospital because staff refused his request for oxygen, an inquest has been told. Evan…

Alarmed friends called 999 when gym owner started to Facebook live-stream his own death

Alarmed friends called 999 when gym owner started to Facebook live-stream his own death

A gym owner who live-streamed his own death over Facebook may have been making a ‘cry for help’ rather than…