Boyfriend of 'Love Island' star Sophie Gradon found dead weeks after her death
Aaron Armstrong, boyfriend of "Love Island" star Sophie Gradon, was found dead days after the reality star's funeral. (Instagram)
The heartbroken boyfriend of tragic Love Island star Sophie Gradon has today been found dead — just weeks after her suicide.
Aaron Armstrong, 25, was found dead in Blyth, Northumbria hours after posting an emotional final Instagram tribute to Sophie, whose funeral was on Friday.
A family friend, who didn't want to be named, told The Sun Online: 'We're absolutely gutted. Heartbroken."
A police spokesman confirmed they found the body at around lunchtime today, and there were no suspicious circumstances.
???? just wish I could cuddle you all day miss you so much man Sophie not a minute goes by with out your gorgeous smile being a picture in my mind everyday we spent together was so amazing I need them days back ???????? I love you princess ????????
A post shared by Aaron Armstrong (@aarona619) on Jul 9, 2018 at 5:59am PDT
He said: "At around 12.20pm today we received a report that a 25-year-old man had been found deceased at a property in Blyth.
“There is not believed to be any third party involvement and a report will now be prepared for the coroner.”