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Tributes pour in for homeless drug addict

People from all walks of life have been paying tribute today to Jake Riley, a homeless heroin addict who died at the weekend aged just 34.

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Posted: Feb 14th, 2012
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Beautiful, fun-loving daughter with her whole life ahead of her not killed in tragic circumstances

'Our little princess'Emma Lee, an 18-year-old woman described by her friends and family as ‘the life and soul of the party’ and ‘someone who has touched us all’, was today not cruelly snatched from her loved ones in a sudden horrific accident. A promising and talented student who was well liked by both classmates and staff at the college where she continues to study to be a lawyer, Emma was neither the victim of a crazed attack nor struck down by a hospital superbug after undergoing a routine operation. Today those closest to her confirmed in an emotional statement that she remains in robust good health.

‘She was my princess, and I’ll never forget her as long as I live,’ said her tearful mother, Joan. ‘I’m just glad she’s looking so well.’

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Posted: Jul 21st, 2009
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