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Police launch criminal probe into Peaches Geldof death

Police have launched a criminal inquiry into Peaches Geldof's death after the coroner revealed heroin may have been involved.

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Peaches Geldof 'died of heroin overdose'

Peaches Geldof was found dead at her home earlier this month on April 7h. Credit: PA

An inquest into the death of Peaches Geldof will be told on Thursday that she died of a heroin overdose, the Times (£) has reported.

The newspaper reports that Geldof had become "increasingly obsessed" with the death of her mother Paula Yates from a heroin overdose in 2000.

Police discovered no evidence of drug use when Geldof, 25, was found dead at her Kent home on 7th April.

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