Thursday, September 18, 2014   

Designer L'Wren Scott hanged herelf
(03-20 11:21)

L'Wren Scott, fashion designer and girlfriend of British rocker Mick Jagger, committed suicide by hanging, New York coroners confirmed on Wednesday.
Scott, 49, a former model turned fashion designer, was found dead in her luxury apartment in Manhattan on Monday.
Following an autopsy carried out on Tuesday, the New York coroner's office confirmed what had been widely reported since news of Scott's death broke.
“Decedent: L'Wren Scott. Cause of death: Hanging. Manner of death: Suicide,'' a coroner's office spokeswoman confirmed to AFP by email.
Jagger, 70, is reported to have traveled to New York following Scott's death, which forced the indefinite postponement of the Rolling Stones' tour of Australia and New Zealand.
It has emerged that Scott's fashion design business was millions of dollars in debt at the time of her death.—AFP

   
Other World breaking news:
New Zealand voters ride 'rock star' economy (18 mins ago)
Texas executes woman who starved child to death (34 mins ago)
Coercion could worsen Ebola epidemic: experts (38 mins ago)
Japan wants North Korea abductions report soon (09-17 19:01)
Spain PM warns independence votes 'torpedo' EU (09-17 18:51)
Kosovo arrests 15 over promoting radical Islam (09-17 18:49)
King of Sweden escapes unhurt in Stockholm car accident (09-17 18:23)
Thailand conducts autopsies on slain Britons (09-17 17:54)
SKorea, US to hold nuclear energy talks (09-17 17:12)
Senior diplomats from SKorea, Japan to meet in Tokyo for talks (09-17 16:32)

More breaking news >>

© 2014 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.