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United Kingdom

4 August 2010

Sun (UK)

The schoolboy son of an aristocrat pal of David Cameron shot himself dead over a lover's tiff as police tried to talk him out of suicide. Troubled Alexander Codrington, 16, had been speaking to cops on his girlfriend's mobile for an hour when a bang sounded on the phone at 5.20am. Cops scouring woodland in the Prime Minister's constituency of Witney, Oxfordshire, then found the lad's body next to his own shotgun. An officer had been pleading with Alexander, a former... (

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