Teenager killed herself after losing university place and owing council tax

An inquest has heard that a father turned up at a train station to pick her up only to be told that she had killed herself.

Lara Colthrop, 19, took her own life after getting into debt with council tax and losing her university place after failing her exams.

She continued to live with flatmates at Queen Mary’s University, London, unaware that she would have to pay council tax because she was no longer a student.

Her mother told Maidstone Coroner’s Court that the family...
source: Metro

2018-06-22 09:11
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