Danny Cipriani’s ex-girlfriend Caroline Flack has been found dead in her London flat, her family have confirmed.
A lawyer for the family said the star had taken her own life.
Cipriani took to Twitter to pay tribute to his former partner.
I’m devastated. I know what it feels like when you think there is no way out. She was such a kind loving soul. Always considerate of others. She has been tortured for months. Something needs to change within the media.— Danny Cipriani (@DannyCipriani87) February 15, 2020
“I’m devastated. I know what it feels like when you think there is no way out. She was such a kind loving soul,” tweeted Cipriani.
“Always considerate of others. She has been tortured for months. Something needs to change within the media.:
Caroline Flack and Danny Cipriani PICTURED: TV host, 39, locks lips with 'infatuated' rugby hunk, 31 – Daily Mail https://t.co/7CtRWtcvbT— Lindsay Lohan (@LindsayLohan365) April 2, 2019
She stood down from the dating show after she was charged with assaulting her partner in December and was due to stand trial next month.
As well as presenting ITV’s Love Island she had co-hosted The X Factor and won Strictly Come Dancing in 2014.
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The family said in a statement: “We can confirm that our Caroline passed away today, the 15th of February.
“We would ask that the press respect the privacy of the family at this difficult time and we would ask they make no attempt to contact us and/or photograph us.”