Former Miss Great Britain and Love Island contestant Sophie Gradon has died, her boyfriend confirmed. She was 32.
Aaron Armstrong announced the news on his Facebook page Thursday, saying he is "absolutely devastated" by her passing. "I will never forget that smile I love you so so much baby your my world forever ever and always," he captioned a photo of them.
Officers arrived at a home in Medburn, Ponteland, just before 8:30 p.m. and found the 32-year-old woman dead, Sky News reported. "There are not believed to be any suspicious circumstances surrounding her death. A report will now be prepared for the coroner," the statement read.
Sophie appeared on the second season of the British dating show in 2016. She was part of the show's first-ever same-sex couple. In 2009, she was crowned Miss Great Britain.
Just prior to her death, Sophie shared a sweet post for her dad on Father's Day. "Happy Father’s Day! My rock & my absolute world, always full of adventure!!!" she captioned the Instagram shot. "Dadda, I love you so much. He despises me sharing any stuff on social media like this cos he’s way too modest but he’s gona have to suck it up today cos he deserves an OBE for putting up with me!!!"
A cause of death is not known at this time. RIP.