British designer died due to asphyxiation

Alexander McQueen hanged himself in a wardrobe, an inquest has been told.

The British designer was found dead at his London home on Thursday. 

Alexander, who was just 40, left a note, Westminster Coroner’s Court heard.

A post-mortem examination concluded he died due to asphyxiation and hanging.

In a Twitter post days before his death, Alexander revealed his mum had recently passed away.

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