A British TV presenter took her own life after learning she was to be prosecuted for allegedly assaulting her boyfriend. According to CNN, friends of Caroline Flack say she had believed the case would be dropped. Coroner Mary Hassell said on Thursday that the way the case "played out in the national press" was 'incredibly difficult for her.' Flack's assault on her boyfriend, 27-year-old Lewis Burton, took place when Burton was sleeping.
Television presenter Caroline Flack was “seriously let down by theauthorities” and was “hounded” by the press over her forthcoming trial in theweeks before she killed herself, her inquest heard. The 40-year-old, wellknown for hosting Love Island and The X Factor, was found hanged at her homein Stoke Newington, north-east London, on February 15 2020.
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