Rae died from 'suspected overdose'

posted 2008-03-28 09:36:53 by grendel

The husband of singer-songwriter Corinne Bailey Rae died from a suspected drug overdose, an inquest has heard.

Police found the body of Scottish-born Jason Rae, 31, a saxophonist with funk band the Haggis Horns, at a flat in the Hyde Park area of Leeds on Saturday afternoon.

At the opening of the inquest into his death, a coroner heard how a pathologist had formed the preliminary conclusion Mr Rae had died from a suspected drugs overdose.